Academics

Program Outcomes

Chemistry Mission Statement

The Newberry College Chemistry Program will teach the skills and knowledge needed to be successful in a scientific or medical community. Graduates will be able to work safely and ethically in a group setting, be able to work effectively in a laboratory, and be able to communicate scientific concepts effectively.

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs) for Chemistry
  • Students have the chemistry content knowledge needed in the five foundations.
  • Students will have the skills and knowledge necessary to work safely in a laboratory. This PLO must be demonstrated by the end of the 2nd year.
  • Students will be able to effectively discuss chemical concepts orally using appropriate scientific terminology.
  • Students will be able to report scientific data effectively in ACS Standard Format using appropriate scientific terminology. 
  • Students demonstrate chemical isolation, purification, and synthesis skills. 
  • Students will be able to collect and interpret spectral and chromatographic data.

Program Outcomes