2022-2023 College Catalog 
    Mar 24, 2023  
2022-2023 College Catalog

Chemistry, AS-STEM for Transfer to SAU at NPC BS in Chemistry: Pre-Health Professional-Biochemistry

About This Degree

Start Here / Finish Here

NPC Faculty Mentor: Jason Martin (Jason.Martin@np.edu) 501.760.4172
NPC to SAU Transition Coordinator: Dr. Chuck Argo 501.760.4154

  • This curriculum is designed for persons who plan to obtain an Associate of Science in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (AS-STEM) degree at National Park College (NPC), complete upper-level SAU courses at NPC, and receive a Bachelor’s degree from SAU.
  • Prerequisite courses and/or developmental courses may need to be taken in addition to this suggested plan of study.

SAU Transfer Admission information and policies

Additional SAU admission requirements for this program:

  • The student must complete the requirements necessary for general admission to SAU
  • The student will have earned the Associate of Science in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (AS-STEM) degree at NPC with a minimum 2.00 cumulative grade point average in general education courses, and at least a 3.00 cumulative grade point average in Biology (BIOL), Chemistry (CHEM), and Mathematics (MATH) courses
  • Degree program admission requirements will be determined in the same manner as if their initial enrollment had been at SAU.

SAU Transfer Scholarship information and policies

NPUC Transfer Resources:   • Transfer 101  •  Transfer Checklists  •  Transfer FAQ

NPC Honors Program: The NPC Honors Program is accepting applications. Learn more about the NPC Honors Program.

General Education Core - 35 Credit Hours

62 Credit Hours

* Denotes NPC courses included in the Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS)

Remaining SAU Courses to be Completed at NPC - Chemistry: Pre-Health Professional-Biochemistry: 58 Credit Hours

Prefix Course # Course Name Credit Hours
BIOL 2061/2063 Anatomy & Physiology I/Lab 4
BIOL 2071/2073 Anatomy & Physiology II/Lab 4
BIOL 3022/3021 General Microbiology/Lab 4
BIOL XXX3/XXX1 Biology Elective/Lab (upper level) 4
BIOL 3763 Evolutionary Biology 3
CHEM 3001/3003 Organic Chemistry I/Lab 4
CHEM 3071/3073 Biochemistry I/Lab 4
CHEM 3101/3103 Organic Chemistry II/Lab 4
CHEM 3233/3231 Inorganic Chemistry/Lab 4
CHEM 3311/3313 Instrumentation I/Lab  4
CHEM 4051 Senior Seminar - Chemistry 1
CHEM 4073 Biochemistry II 3
CHEM 4403 Physical Chemistry: Thermodynamics 3
CHEM 4413/4411 Physical Chemistry - Quantum Mechanics 4
CHEM 4702 Undergraduate Research 2
SCI 4793 Medicinal Organic Chemistry 3
ENGL 3023 Technical Writing 3
    Total SAU Credit Hours
Total Credit Hours

Academic Year: 2021-2022
Revised: December, 2021