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BS in Chemistry

for Pre-Pharmacy (Minor in Biology)

Recommended Course Schedule

Freshman Year: Fall Semester

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

CHM 109 General Chemistry I 5
BIO 101 General Biology I 4.5
MTH 135 or
MTH 231
Pre-Calculus or
Calculus I
3 or
4
COL 150 Columba Seminar 4

Total

 

16.5-17.5


Freshman Year: Spring Semester

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

CHM 110 General Chemistry II 5
BIO 102 General Biology II 4.5
MTH 231
or
MTH 232
Calculus I
or
Calculus II
4
ENG 120 English Composition 3

Total

 

17.5


Sophomore Year: Fall Semester

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

CHM 209 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHM 220 Organic Lab I 2
PHY 101 or
College Core
General Physics I or
College Core
4 or
3
MTH 232 or
MTH 270
Calculus II or
Statistics
4 or
3
CHM 222 Analytical Chemistry 3

Total

 

14-16


Sophomore Year: Spring Semester

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

CHM 210 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHM 221 Organic Lab II 2
PHY 102 or
College Core
General Physics II or
College Core
4 or
3
MTH 270 or
College Core
Statistics or
College Core
3
SCS 101 or
College Core
Speech/Oral Communication or
College Core
3

Total

 

17


Junior Year: Fall Semester

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

CHM 321 Biochemistry I 3
CHM 420 Biochemistry Lab 2
PHY 101 or
College Core
General Physics I or
College Core
4 or
3
BIO 238 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
ECO 201 or 202 or
College Core
Intro to Economics or
College Core
3
College Core College Core 3

Total

 

15-18


Junior Year: Spring Semester

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

CHM 422 Biochemistry II 3
CS 201 Computer Science I 3
PHY 102 or
College Core
General Physics II or
College Core
4 or
3
BIO 239 Anatomy and Physiology II 4
ECO 201 or 202 or
College Core
Intro to Economics or
College Core
3
College Core College Core 3

Total

 

16-18


Senior Year: Fall Semester

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

CHM 450 Seminar 2
CHM 309 Physical Chemistry I 3
CHM 311 Physical Lab 2
College Core College Core 3
College Core College Core 3
College Core College Core 3

Total

 

16


Senior Year: Spring Semester

Course Number

Course Name

Credits

CHM 322 Instrumental Analysis 3
CHM 310 Physical Chemistry II 3
BIO 316 Microbiology 4
College Core College Core 3
College Core College Core 3

Total

 

16


*One of either ECO 201 or 202 needed in addition to the 6-credit social science requirement for College Core; SCS 101 may be replaced by College Core according to desired PharmD program prerequisite; Scientific Reasoning ICT strongly encouraged to complete core courses in Fall and Spring semesters.