Investigate the microscopic to understand the macroscopic properties in your everyday life. We have a variety of classes to fit your needs, including preparatory classes for those who have never had chemistry before. It’s not too late to pursue your dreams of being a doctor, engineer or veterinarian. We offer the inexpensive opportunity to take the prerequisite courses for many professional programs.
At PCC, students are engaged in the Chemistry classroom through a variety of teaching styles including interactive group work, demonstrations, and discussions. In our labs you have the opportunity for hands-on experience with high quality instrumentation and equipment. Come join us. Chemistry is fun!
Chemistry courses are lower division collegiate courses that transfer to a four-year college or university. Chemistry courses may transfer as:
- elective credits
- program requirement credits
- Organic Chemistry series transfers as upper division credit to OSU, U of O, and PSU if your grade is a C or better and you pass the ACS exam in the 50th percentile or better.
- and/or graduation requirements for the receiving institution
In addition to the PCC scholarship opportunities, many PCC Chemistry students have earned scholarships and valuable research internships from: