This was a very tough search. There are very few options for chemistry
classes online that meet all your requirements. I was able to locate
two that seem to meet all your criteria, including the requirement for
a self-paced and open entry programs. I was able to find some
additional online programs that might suit you but they are only
available on the regular academic calendar schedule of each
institution. I trust that you will find something suitable from the
Best wishes for your continued academic success.
~ czh ~
ONLINE, SELF-PACED CHEMISTRY CLASSES
(Formerly Independent Studies and Self-paced Studies Online)
Correspondence or online courses that students complete at their own
pace. Enroll at any time of year; no class attendance is required.
Courses originate and credit is granted from eight institutions in the
University of North Carolina system.
Self-paced Courses is a distance education program offering courses
from eight institutions of the University of North Carolina. These
college-level print-based and online courses enable people to earn
college credit without having to travel to a university campus. The
institutions offering courses are:
-- Appalachian State University (ASU)
-- East Carolina University (ECU)
-- Elizabeth City State University (ECSU)
-- North Carolina State University (NCSU)
-- The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-Chapel Hill; UNC-CH)
-- The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG)
-- Western Carolina University (WCU)
-- Winston-Salem State University (WSSU)
Self-paced courses ? Chemistry
-- CHE 111 (UNCG) General Chemistry I
-- CHE 114 (UNCG) General Chemistry II
-- CHEM 10 (UNC-Chapel Hill) Introduction to Chemical Concepts
-- CHEM 11 (UNC-Chapel Hill) General Descriptive Chemistry I
-- CHEM 21 (UNC-Chapel Hill) General Descriptive Chemistry II
***** These self-paced, online courses are from a reputable
university, offer credit and can be started any time. It seems one or
more might fit the type of courses you?re looking for.
Metropolitan State College of Denver
The following courses are offered in the Self-Paced Online Class
format and are available to Non-Colorado residents only. These courses
are open entry, open exit. You may register at your convenience and
have 6 months to one year to complete the course work. Please check
individual courses for completion timeframe. For more information,
click on the course title.
CHE 3050-3 -- Environmental Chemistry
More information about CHE 3050 Environmental Chemistry
Course Description: The course is designed to provide an overview of
chemical science within an environmental chemistry framework and to
provide the basics of environmental chemistry for those who need to
know about this essential topic for their profession or for their
It covers the core elements of environmental chemistry-water, soil,
and air. It deals with toxicological chemistry as the basis for
discussing occupational health and human exposure and energy, with
emphasis upon the environmental considerations involved with their
extraction and utilization.
Prerequisite: One year of general chemistry and at least one semester
of organic chemistry. Students should plan to complete the course
within 30 weeks of entry.
***** This course seems suitable if you?re not a Colorado resident.
ONLINE, NOT SELF-PACED CHEMISTRY CLASSES
WashingtonOnline Virtual Campus
***** This consortium offers classes that might meet your needs.
Unfortunately, they?re not self-paced or open enrollment. You must
follow the academic schedule which is on the quarter system. It?s too
late to enroll in the Spring quarter but there are a couple of
chemistry classes scheduled for the Summer quarter that might be
***** See links to online chemistry programs. Neither is self-paced
but you might be able to complete your course in a short summer
Summer 2005 Schedule
CHEM-0109 01* General Chemistry 5.00 ONLINE 06/07/2005 07/19/2005
CHEM-0109 02* General Chemistry 5.00 ONLINE 06/07/2005 07/19/2005
***** This is another college that offers online chemistry classes
during the summer. They?re not self-paced.
site:.edu self-paced online chemistry courses
self-paced online chemistry