The instructional program in Chemistry at Texarkana College enables students from a wide range of scientific fields, including chemistry, biology, engineering, agricultural and natural resources, to complete the first two years of study in chemistry. Prerequisite courses for application to may pre-professional programs such as medicine, dentistry, optometry, pharmacy, and veterinary medicine may also be completed.  The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for this Associate of Science degree with a concentration in chemistry.

Freshman Year

First Semester Hours Second SemesterHours
ENGL 1301 (core)
Composition I
3ENGL 1302 / 2311 (core)
Composition II or Technical & Business Writing
3
HIST 1301 (core)
United States History I
3HIST 1302 (core)
United States History II
3
MATH 2413 (core)
Calculus with Analytic Geometry
4SPCH 1315 (core)
Public Speaking
3
CHEM 1311 + 1111 (core)
General Chemistry I + lab
4CHEM 1312 + 1112 (core)
General Chemistry II + lab
4
EDUC/PSYC 1300 (core)
Learning Frameworks
3
Total17 Total13

Sophomore Year

First SemesterHours Second SemesterHours
Pick one: Language, Philosophy, & Culture (core)
ENGL 2327 / 2328 American Literature I/II
ENGL 2332 / 2333 World Literature I/II
HIST 2321 / 2322 World Civilizations I/II
3Pick one: Social & Behavioral Science (any core course)
PSYC 2301 / 2308 General or Child Psychology
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development
SOCI 1301 Introductory Sociology
3
Pick one:
PHYS 1301 + 1101 College Physics I + lab
PHYS 2325 + 2125
University Physics I + lab
4Pick one:
PHYS 1302 College Physics II
PHYS 2326
University Physics II
3
GOVT 2305 (core)
Federal Government
3GOVT 2306 (core)
Texas Government
3
CHEM 2323 + 2123
Organic Chemistry I + lab
4CHEM 2325 + 2125
Organic Chemistry II + lab
4
 Pick one: Creative Arts (any core course)
ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation
DRAM 1310 Introduction to Theater
DRAM 2366 Development of the Motion Picture
MUSI 1306
Music Appreciation
3
Total14 Total
Chemistry AS Total
16
60