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BS in Chemistry

ACS Certified Degree

This is an option that confers a deeper understanding of the discipline and is often an advantage when seeking employment or admission to graduate or professional programs.

Requirements: 

Courses that fulfill both college core options and major requirements

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

CHM 109  & 110

General Chemistry I & II

10

MTH 231

Calculus I

4

CS 201

Computer Science I

4

Total

 

18


Required courses from outside the department

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

MTH 232

Calculus II

4

MTH 233 or 302

Calculus III or Differential Equations

4-3

PHY 101 & 102

Physics I & II

8

Total

 

15-16


Required departmental courses

Course Number

Course Title

Credits

CHM 209 & 210

Organic Chemistry I & II

6

CHM 220

Organic Chemistry Laboratory

2

CHM 222

Analytical Chemistry

3

CHM 309 & 310

Physical Chemistry I & II

6

CHM 311- 312

Physical Chemistry Lab I & II

4

CHM 320

Chemical Synthesis Laboratory

2

CHM 322

Instrumental Analysis

3

CHM 327 Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry 3
CHM 421 Biochemistry I 3
CHM 420 or 441 or 442 Biochemistry Lab or Research I or II 2

CHM 450

Chemistry Seminar

2

 

Advanced Electives #1

2-3

 

Advanced Electives #2

2-3

Total

 

40-42

Choice of Advanced Electives: CHM 400, CHM 401, CHM 409, CHM 427, CHM 441, CHM 442, PHY 323, PHY 324