Is a bachelor’s degree in chemistry in your future? Delta is a great place to start. When it’s time to transfer, you will also have earned an Associate in Science degree to take with you.
If you are interested in the environment, industry, healthcare or a specific field such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, lab technologist, engineering, nursing, medicine, forensic science or teaching, chemistry provides foundational skills and knowledge to help you succeed. Delta offers a range of courses to get you started, regardless of what you aspire to be.
With a bachelor's degree, you could become a chemist. In the Great Lakes Bay Region job growth is expected to rise by 20% over the next 10 years.
In this field, it is estimated you could earn $69,000 a year.
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- Chemistry Professor
- Medical Laboratory
- Chemical Technician
So you are thinking about transferring? Representatives from several area universities maintain regular office hours right in our academic advising office, and others drop in frequently. Get the answers you need by making an appointment or stopping by to talk directly with your future university.
About Delta's Program
One of the very best things about Delta College is your ability to start here and go anywhere. And, in the process, save thousands (and thousands) of dollars. It's a smart choice to get your associate's and then transfer on!
Visit transfer agreements and guides to see the whole list of transfer opportunities.
Why you should choose Delta
Our faculty are highly trained and routinely speak at state and national conferences. Faculty often work with students as they begin to make career choices. Many classes offer interactive lecture, activity and hands-on lab sessions. Check out our travel courses, blended courses (combination of classroom and internet-based) and online courses. Courses range from introductory to those more advanced that satisfy the first two years of four-year degrees in science, engineering, medicine, and more.
The goal of the Delta Chemistry Club is to collaborate and explore the many diverse levels of chemistry – helping students learn from all areas of chemistry, chemical processing, chemical technician, health-related and engineering applications.
Contact the club advisor: Bernadette Harkness
You can get hands-on experience in your field while you're working toward that degree. I know. It's awesome! Plus, you'll even get paid. That's co-op! Check it out.
Facts & Figures
With a student to professor ratio of 18 to 1, our students get personal attention.
80% of grads from the last five years live in the tri-counties. 97% live in Michigan.