Chemistry Major (B.S.)

A minimum of 120 credits of coursework is required for the baccalaureate degree with a minimum 2.0 overall GPA, and a minimum 2.0 major GPA. However, more than 120 credits may be required depending upon the major field of study.

Program Requirements

Students must complete 42 credits of General Education requirements and 3-9 credits of World Languages and Cultures Requirements.

Chemistry Courses
CHEM 120General Chemistry I4
CHEM 121General Chemistry II4
CHEM 220Descriptive Inorganic Chemistry3
CHEM 230Organic Chemistry I3
CHEM 231Organic Chemistry II3
CHEM 232Experimental Organic Chemistry I2
CHEM 233Experimental Organic Chemistry II2
CHEM 310Analytical Chemistry5
CHEM 311Instrumental Analysis4
CHEM 340Physical Chemistry I3
CHEM 341Physical Chemistry II3
CHEM 343Experimental Physical Chemistry2
CHEM 370Biochemistry I3
CHEM 372Experimental Biochemistry I2
CHEM 495The Chemical Literature1
Laboratory Elective
CHEM 498Senior Laboratory3
or CHEM 499 Undergraduate Research
Mathematics Courses
MATH 122Calculus I4
MATH 221Calculus II4
Physics Courses
PHYS 191University Physics I4
PHYS 192University Physics II4
Chemistry Electives
Select two of the following:6
Biochemistry II
Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
Experimental Inorganic Chemistry
Advanced Organic Chemistry
Advanced Physical Chemistry
Selected Topics in Chemistry
Total Credits69