Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Chemical Technology
Associate of Applied Science

Date: 21-SEP-12

Effective Term: Winter 2013
 
This program prepares graduates for employment in chemical laboratory settings including pharmaceutical, paper, plastic, automotive, waste water, and environmental laboratories. Chemical technicians may work in research and development, product testing or general chemical analysis. Students must have one year of high school chemistry or take CHM 100.

Program Required Courses Minimum Credits: 43.00

BIO 101 Cellular Biology 4
BIO 130 Microbiology 4
CHM 120 General Chemistry I 4
CHM 130 General Chemistry II 4
CHM 220 Organic Chemistry I 5
CHM 230 Organic Chemistry II 5
CHM 250 Chemical Instrumentation 4
MATH 152 Trigonometry 3
MATH 220 Probability and Statistics 4
PHY 100 Fundamentals of Physics 4
WPE 101 Principles of Fitness & Health 2

Program Elective Courses Minimum Credits: 3.00

BUS 103 Business Computer Applications 3
CHM 278 Chemistry Internship 3
CIS 150 Programming Logic 3
ELT 220 Motor Control 3

English 110/127 Minimum Credits: 6.00

ENG 110 College Writing I 3
ENG 127 Technical Writing 3

Math Minimum Credits: 4.00

MATH 150 College Algebra 4

Political Science Minimum Credits: 3.00

PSI 100 Introduction/Political Science 3
PSI 101 American Government 3
PSI 102 State and Local Government 3

Social Science Minimum Credits: 3.00

ECO 110 Eco/Contemporary Social Issues 3
ECO 201 Macroeconomics 3
ECO 202 Microeconomics 3
ECO 240 International Economics 3
GEO 102 World Geography-Maps & Media 3
HRY 100 Early Western Civilization 3
HRY 101 Modern Western Civilization 3
HRY 102 American History to 1877 3
HRY 103 American History since 1865 3
HRY 207 History of Russia 3
HRY 210 History of the Far East 3
HRY 212 History/American Civil War 3
HRY 220 History of Michigan 3
HRY 230 Women in History 3
HRY 240 African American Experience 3
HRY 251 World History to 1500 3
HRY 252 World History since 1500 3
HRY 260 History of the Middle East 3
PSI 100 Introduction/Political Science 3
PSI 101 American Government 3
PSI 102 State and Local Government 3
PSI 201 International Relations 3
PSI 202 Comparative Government 3
PSI 250 World Security 3
PSY 150 Introductory Psychology 3
PSY 160 Human Growth and Development 3
PSY 170 Human Sexuality 3
PSY 180 Early Childhood Development 4
PSY 190 Child Psychology 3
PSY 250 Abnormal Psychology 3
PSY 260 Educational Psychology 3
SOC 102 Principles of Sociology 3
SOC 103 Contemporary Social Problems 3
SOC 105 Introduction to Gerontology 3
SOC 106 Death, Dying & Bereavement 3
SOC 170 Introduction to Archaeology 3
SOC 200 The Family 3
SOC 201 Intro to Cultural Anthropology 3
SOC 202 Urban Sociology 3
SOC 205 Racial and Ethnic Relations 3
SOC 207 Southern Africa/Region Studies 3
SOC 261 Cultures of Latin America 3
SOC 273 Service Learning 3

  Minimum Total Credits: 62