Chemical Laboratory Technology

Program Description

The Chemical Laboratory Technology offers students an opportunity to earn an associate degree designed to prepare students for immediate employment in a petro-chemical laboratory environment as a chemical laboratory technician. Students enrolled in the program will receive training to enhance possibilities of employment, retention, and promotion in the workforce.

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Curriculum

Chemical Lab Tech-410301-AAS
Course No. Course Title Lecture Lab Total Credit Hrs
Semester 1
ENGL 1010 English Composition I 3 0 3
ENSC 2000 Environmental Science 3 0 3
MATH 1100 College Algebra 3 0 3
CLTE 1000 Introduction to Lab Analysis 3 0 3
PTEC 2030 Plant Safety, Health, and Environmental 3 0 3
15
Semester 2
CHEM 1010 General Chemistry I 3 0 3
CHEM 1011 General Chemistry I Laboratory 0 1 1
ITEC 1000 or OADM 1150 Application Basics or Intro to Software Applications 3 0 3
MATH 2100 Elementary Statistics 3 0 3
PHYS 2100 General Physics I 3 0 3
PHYS 2110 General Physics I Laboratory 0 1 1
Social Science Elective 3 0 3
17
Semester 3
CHEM 1020 General Chemistry II 3 0 3
CHEM 1021 General Chemistry II Laboratory 0 1 1
CLTE 2000 Chemical Laboratory Analysis I 3 0 3
CLTE 2002 Chemical Laboratory Analysis I Lab 0 2 2
SPCH 1200 Introduction to Public Speaking 3 0 3
Humanities Elective 3 0 3
15
Semester 4
CLTE 2100 Chemical Laboratory Analysis II 3 0 3
CLTE 2102 Chemical Laboratory Analysis II Lab 0 2 2
CHEM 2210 Elements of Organic Chemistry 3 0 3
CHEM 2211 Elements of Organic Chemistry Lab 0 1 1
CHEM 2030 Quantitative Chemical Analysis 3 0 3
CHEM 2031 Quantitative Chemical Analysis Lab 0 1 1
13
Total Clock Hours 1035
Chemical Lab Tech-410301-Diploma Certificate Option
Course No. Course Title Lecture Lab Total Credit Hrs
CLTE 1000 Introduction to Lab Analysis 3 0 3
PTEC 2030 Plant Safety, Health, and Environmental 3 0 3
TCA - Chemical Laboratory Helper (6) 6
CHEM 1010 General Chemistry I 3 0 3
CHEM 1011 General Chemistry I Laboratory 0 1 1
ITEC 1320 Introduction to Database Management 3 0 3
MATH 1100 College Algebra 3 0 3
CTS - Chemical Laboratory Apprentice (16)     10
PHYS 2100 General Physics I 3 0 3
PHYS 2110 General Physics I Laboratory 0 1 1
CHEM 1020 General Chemistry II 3 0 3
CHEM 1021 General Chemistry II Lab 0 1 1
CHEM 2030 Quantitative Chemical Analysis 3 0 3
CHEM 2031 Quantitative Chemical Analysis Lab 0 1 1
CTS - Chemical Laboratory Assistant (28)     12
CLTE 2000 Chemical Industrial Analysis I 3 0 3
CLTE 2002 Chemical Industrial Analysis I Lab 0 2 2
CLTE 2100 Chemical Industrial Analysis II 3 0 3
CLTE 2102 Chemical Industrial Analysis II Lab 0 2 2
CHEM 2210 Elements of Organic Chemistry 3 0 3
CHEM 2211 Elements of Organic Chemistry Lab 0 1 1
SPCH 1200 Introduction to Public Speaking 3 0 3
17
Total Clock Hours 810

Graduation Requirements

  • All graduating students within the School of Industrial Technology (INDT) are required to do the following to fulfill graduation requirements:
  • All graduating students must also meet the institution's Graduation Requirements.

Program Information

CIP Code: 410301

Program Type: Associate of Applied Science

Program Length: 60 Semester Credit Hours

Total Clock Hours: 1035

Program Resources

Contact Information

Sarah Welch

Program Coordinator

(337) 421-6595 ext. 4329

sarah.walter@sowela.edu

Pattie Duhon

Support Coordinator

(337) 421-6979

pattie.duhon@sowela.edu