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This program is part of the Physical Science Department.

Chemistry is the science of what makes a habanero 10 times as hot as a jalapeño, why air becomes liquid at about -310°F, and how an ounce of gold can be stretched into a wire 50 miles long. That is to say, chemistry is the study of the properties, composition, and structure of substances and the changes they undergo when they combine or react under specified conditions.

The Chemistry program at MCC is great for students who want to study chemistry in a four-year program, fulfill their general education requirements, pursue healthcare and scientific majors, or expand their knowledge of this field.

Available Associate Degree

A list of available degrees and certificates offered in the Chemistry program
Degree / Certificate Title Courses
Associate in Science (AS) Associate in Science see an advisor

Transfer to a University

A list of available transfer options for the Chemistry program
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Associate in Science Arizona State University Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Associate in Science Arizona State University Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry

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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.

Advising for the Chemistry program is available through the Physical Science department. They will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.