The mission of the Palomar College Chemistry Department is to support student learning for success. Our primary goal is preparing our diverse student population for the pursuit of Bachelor degrees in Chemistry, as well as other Natural Science degrees with which they may enter the workplace. We provide students with the fundamental concepts, knowledge, and laboratory techniques in a healthy and safe environment.
To see a list of courses offered in current or upcoming semesters, consult the Class Schedule. When using the “Online Schedule” search tool, uncheck the “Show Open Classes Only” box to see a complete list of Chemistry offerings.
REQUISITE CHALLENGE PROCESS
To challenge a prerequisite (or if you have completed the prerequisite at another college), email the following documents to Abby Corona (firstname.lastname@example.org) for assistance in obtaining the required signatures.
- The completed Requisite Challenge Petition
- A copy of your transcript (unofficial is fine) showing completion of the prerequisite.
- Any other supporting documentation.
For students who have completed CHEM 100 and want to enroll in CHEM 110/110L: If you have completed a math class higher than MATH 60, you will need submit the Requisite Challenge Petition with a copy of your unofficial college/high school transcript or other supporting documentation showing completion of the math class.
CHEMISTRY DEPARTMENT OFFICE
Dr. Jennifer Zabzdyr
Department Chair ♦ Professor
(760) 744-1150 ext. 2510
Academic Department Assistant
(760) 744-1150 ext. 2505*
*Abby prefers email from you for faster assistance to you, however, voice message is fine, too.