Chemistry B.S.

This degree provides a background in chemistry for students whose career goals are to enter the health professions, but with an option to continue graduate study in chemistry or chemistry fields. The competencies of students who elect this degree option are an understanding of the basic theory and practices of chemistry with significant research training.

Core Curriculum Course
See the Core Curriculum Requirements42
Required courses in the major
CHEM 101General Chemistry Tutorial I1
CHEM 102General Chemistry Tutorial II1
General and Quantitative Chemistry Laboratory I **
General and Quantitative Chemistry Laboratory II **
General and Quantitative Chemistry I **
General and Quantitative Chemistry II **
CHEM 201Organic Chemistry Tutorial I1
CHEM 202Organic Chemistry Tutorial II1
CHEM 2123Organic Chemistry Laboratory I1
CHEM 2125Organic Chemistry Laboratory II1
CHEM 2323Organic Chemistry I3
CHEM 2325Organic Chemistry II3
CHEM 340Quant & Instrumental Analysis4
CHEM 351Physical Chemistry4
CHEM 401GLB/Chemical Sci & Profession (2 sh required)2
CHEM 418Undergraduate Research (Reduce CHEM 418 from 6 to 4 hours)4
Advanced CHEM courses18
Required support courses *
Calculus I **
MATH 192Calculus II 4
PHYS 2425University Physics I 4
PHYS 2426University Physics II4
Required Second Major or Minor
Minimum 18 hours required in the Second Major or Minor18
Total Hours120

These courses may apply on a second major or minor.


These courses will satisfy the Core Curriculum Requirements in Natural Sciences and Mathematics.