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Chemistry (BS)

BS (35 hours in major; 8 in prerequisites; 20-24 in co-requisites)

The BS chemistry major is designed for preparation for professional employment or for graduate work in chemistry or chemically-related fields.

PrerequisitesCredits
CHEM 151, 152 General Chemistry I, II 4, 4
Total 8
Co-requisitesCredits
PHYS 151, 152 General Physics I, II 4, 4
MATH 181 Calculus I and 182 Calculus II OR 4, 4
MATH 170/171 Calculs I w/Pre-calculus A AND B and MATH 182 Calculus II 8, 4
MATH 241 Differential Equations or MATH 225 Multivariate Calculus 4
Total 20 - 24
Required CoursesCredits
CHEM 241, 242 Organic Chemistry I, II 4, 4
CHEM 277 Analytical Chemistry 4
CHEM 278 Chemical Instrumentation in Research 4
CHEM 361, 362 Physical Chemistry I, II 4, 4
CHEM 286 Special Topics 2
CHEM 482 Senior Capstones: Chemistry Seminar 1
Additional 8 hours in chemistry selected from courses numbered above 300, including at least one of the following courses: 8
CHEM 332 Biochemistry
CHEM 343 Advanced Organic Chemistry
CHEM 453 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
Total 35
Notes
Research strongly encouraged

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