Chemistry Associate Degree

Student smiling in a chemistry lab.
Program Type
Est. Time to Complete
2 Years
Kinsley School of Engineering, Sciences and Technology
Delivery Mode
On Campus

The Associate of Science in Chemistry major will introduce students to foundational chemistry techniques, through close student/faculty engagement and hands-on experimentation. The program is ideal for students looking for broad exposure to basic chemistry concepts without in-depth knowledge or experience. 

Chemistry Courses

Your class schedule will include core courses for your program, Gen Next general education classes, and electives. 

Course NameCourse CodeCredits
General Chemistry ICHM 1344 Credits
General Chemistry IICHM 1364 Credits
Quantitative Analytical ChemistryCHM 3364 Credits
General Physics IPHY 1104 Credits
First-Year SeminarFYS 1003 Credits


Related Programs

Chemistry, B.S.

Our students master the basic chemistry principles while learning to think and discover new concepts. Access to advanced laboratories and instruments, along with the guidance of our experienced faculty, means our graduates have the tools they need to become the next generation of chemistry leaders.


Through a student-centered approach to learning, Biochemistry majors at York College prepare to enter the field as trained chemists or pursue further education backed by internships and research experience. You’ll be ready to tackle your career prospects in one of the top regions for employers in the biochemical and biomedical industries.

Cannabis Chemistry

York College of Pennsylvania’s Bachelor of Science (BS) in Cannabis Chemistry degree program provides specialized education in the extraction and purification of plant products as specialized training for careers in the cannabis industry, plant chemistry, and various environmental applications.