Scientific Workplace Preparation Technical Certificate

This certificate prepares students for entry level employment in a laboratory setting while giving exposure to skills in communication and mathematics necessary for success in a scientific work environment. Many of the courses contained within this certificate are also prerequisites for health and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) degree programs. All of the courses in this certificate can be applied to the Chemical Lab Specialist Certificate and the Associate in Arts degree program.

Chemistry

Students may take CHM 1020 or other CHM prefix course that contains a lab component.

CHM 1020Chemistry in Society

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Biology

Choose One Sequence
BSC 2085CHuman Anatomy & Physiology I w/Lab

4 Credits

BSC 2086CHuman Anatomy & Physiology II w/Lab

4 Credits

OR

BSC 1010CGeneral Biology I w/Lab

4 Credits

BSC 1011CGeneral Biology II w/Lab

4 Credits

Total Credit Hours:8

Program Core Courses

ENC 1101College Composition I

3 Credits

SPC 2608Public Speaking

3 Credits

See Choices Select from Area II: Humanities

3 Credits

See Choices Select from Area III: Social & Behavioral Sciences

3 Credits

MAC 1105College Algebra

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Total Credit Hours: 26