Chemistry is the science of the composition, structure, properties, and reactions of matter, especially of atomic and molecular systems. Students may take courses to prepare for a chemistry major, to fulfill general education requirements, and to meet prerequisites for related courses and programs.

Careers options include the medical, health, engineering, industrial, governmental, environmental, and teaching fields.

Contact Information

Department Chair: Kent McCorkle
Office: Oceanside, T412
P 760.757.2121 x6417

Dean: Mike Fino
Office: Oceanside, Room 3610
P 760.795.6809

Department: Chemistry

Academic Division Administrative Assistant: Molly Kendall

Office: Building 3600
P 760.795.6874 / M-F 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Full-Time Faculty

Instructional Associate