Sep 25, 2022  
2022-2023 CNM Catalog, Volume 54 
    
2022-2023 CNM Catalog, Volume 54

Chemistry, Associate of Arts


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Image of studentsSchool of Math, Science & Engineering (MSE)

Students majoring in chemistry examine the composition, structure and properties of matter with an emphasis on chemical reactions and the nature of chemical bonding. Interested students can learn about career opportunities and pathways in Chemistry and related fields from the American Chemical Society.

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The program is designed to meet the requirements for an Associate of Arts in Chemistry from CNM and prepare a student to obtain a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry at the University of New Mexico. However, students from CNM seeking a baccalaureate degree may also transfer to other institutions. Students interested in transfer to UNM should consult the UNM Chemistry Department. Students should always refer to the catalog of their intended transfer institution for admission, program, course, and graduation requirements. College catalogs are generally available online. Students should also consult an advisor.

Educational Option Information

  • This educational option is an: Associate of Arts Degree
  • This educational option can be completed: Part-Time or Full-Time
  • This educational option is designed for: Immediate employment and transfer into a baccalaureate program.
  • This educational option can be started: Any Term
  • Scheduling Information: Follow course catalog recommendations to avoid scheduling problems.
  • Primary course location: Main Campus

Special Requirements

Felony Conviction

A felony conviction will not prevent entry into the program or employment; however, it may limit available employment opportunities.

Additional Requirements

Students are expected to purchase textbooks, lab manuals, non-programmable scientific calculator and safety goggles.

Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations

Educational Opportunities

The program is designed to meet the requirements for an Associate of Arts in Chemistry from CNM and prepare a student to obtain a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry at the University of New Mexico. However, students from CNM seeking a baccalaureate degree may also transfer to other institutions.

Program Requirements


Courses


Minimum Credit Hours Required to Complete Degree: 60


Program Approved Math*


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