Aug 10, 2022  
2021-2022 Course Catalog 
2021-2022 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemical Technology: Laboratory Technology Option

The chemical technician’s job varies depending on the needs of the company. In the Brazosport area most chemical technicians jobs are in one or more of the following areas: (1) Analytical Services; (2) Environmental Services; (3) Technical Services and Development; (4) Production; and (5) Research.

Brazosport College offers co-op internships where you can earn income while gaining valuable experience. BC has excellent relationships with area employers which helps open doors of opportunity to graduate.

Full Time Course Sequence

Associate of Applied Science: 60 Credit Hours


Foundations courses provide the footing for the remainder of the Associates Degree and beyond.  They provide the knowledge and skills upon which the other courses will build.  Whether attending full or part time, plan to complete most if not of Foundations prior to taking courses under Knowledge Building or Preparing for Completion.

Knowledge Building

Knowledge Building courses expand upon foundational learning and develop skills at a deeper level.  It is recommended that students complete these courses prior to moving forward to Preparing for Completion.

Preparing for Completion

These courses provide capstone knowledge and skills, which prepares students for their next steps.  Before beginning the third set of courses in this pathway, complete the Application for Graduation at the Admission’s Office.  You should also meet with your coach/advisor to begin preparing applications for transfer.


1 Internship positions will be provided when available, but otherwise the student must obtain their own employment which is applicable to plant or laboratory operations. Approved internship electives may be chosen from BCIS 1405 Business Computer Applications  OR PTAC 2420 Process Technology II - Systems .