OFFICE: Life Science Building, Room 220, 516.572.7580
CHAIRPERSON: Donna Eilerman, Donna.Eilerman@ncc.edu.
FACULTY: T. Black, D. Eilerman, V. Giannasio, C. Hicks, A. Mellace, D. Resch, E. Shenal.
TECHNICAL ASSISTANTS: M. Beck, V. Sanchioli, R. Tavitian.
COURSES OFFERED: Chemistry (CHE)
Students studying chemistry may elect to pursue the A.A. or A.S. degree. Graduates
pursue careers in education, industry, government, environmental science, health sciences,
medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, and veterinary medicine. The Department operates an
experimental complex consisting of six teaching laboratories and support facilities,
including equipment required for instrumental analysis and medical laboratory analysis.
Chemistry students who enter the College with less than three years of high school
mathematics should select mathematics by advisement. Students may not enroll in any
chemistry courses while taking any remedial courses. Curriculum and program selections
should be made in consultation with a departmental advisor. Consumer Chemistry, CHE
108, and Contemporary Topics in Chemistry, CHE 109, fulfill the science requirements.
All chemistry courses may be applied toward the College's laboratory science degree
requirements. Facilities on campus include the Chemistry Department Learning Center
with tutorial support located in C-115.