NMC Transfer Guide - MTA

To: General - No Specific College - Other Community College Programs

Program: Chemistry

This transfer guide is designed for the student wishing to major in Chemistry and meet the American Chemical Society certification standards. This guide may not meet specific requirements for each program for each school. If you are majoring in Chemistry, but planning to teach, requirements may differ. If you are planning to attend a specific college, their major requirements may differ. The requirements below, represent the most stringent requirements. Please meet with an advisor, or with a representative from the school you wish to transfer, and choose specifics to meet their requirements. The following courses will meet the Associate of Science and Arts (ASA) degree.

Basic Requirements

Academic Area




ENG 111, 112

English Composition



View the Humanities Division Requirements

Natural Science


CHM 150/150R

General Chemistry I


CHM 151/151R

General Chemistry II


CHM 250

Organic Chemistry I


CHM 251

Organic Chemistry II


PHY 221/221R

Problems and Principles of Physics I (Calc based)


PHY 222/222R

Problems and Principles of Physics II


(All of the above courses have specific math prerequisites)

Social Science

View the Social Science Division Requirements


MTH 141

Calculus I


MTH 142

Calculus II


Northwestern Michigan College does not assume final responsibility for the accuracy of information on this guide. The final responsibility for the successful transfer of classes suggested on this guide rests with you and the institution you plan to transfer to. It is strongly recommended that you visit the institution as early in your academic career (prior to transfer) as possible.

Updated: Summer 2023