Preadmissions Chemistry

Pre-admissions Chemistry Course Description

The pre-enrollment chemistry course is in two parts. Each part contains six chapters, with a test after each chapter. All six test scores are averaged together and a minimum 70% average must be obtained.

Major topics covered:

Chemistry I:

  • Systems of Measurement
  • Significant Figures
  • Scientific Notation 
  • Matter and Energy
  • Atoms and Molecules
  • Atomic Theory 
  • The Periodic Table 
  • Bonds

Chemistry II:

  • Chemical Nomenclature
  • Balancing Chemical Equations
  • Stoichiometry  
  • Solutions 
  • Molarity
  • Molality​
  • Acids, Bases, and Salts

View the Syllabus and Competencies Chem (Part I).pdf and Syllabus and Competencies Chem (Part II).pdf.​