Areas of Study

Chemistry

We offer the following programs of study:

Students majoring in Biochemistry who complete all requirements earn the degree of BS, Chemistry.

  • CHEM 121L - General Chemistry I Laboratory
  • CHEM 122L - General Chemistry II Laboratory
  • BIOL 211L - Principles of Biology I Laboratory
  • Select One:
    • MATH 140 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry
    • MATH 148 - Accelerated Calculus and MATH 240 - Intermediate Calculus
  • PHYS 201L - General Physics I Laboratory
  • PHYS 202L - General Physics II Laboratory
  • CHEM 321L - Organic Chemistry I Laboratory
  • CHEM 322L - Organic Chemistry II Laboratory
  • CHEM 341 - Physical Chemistry I
  • CHEM 361L - Analytical Chemistry Lab
  • CHEM 391W - Investigating Chemical Literature
  • BCHM 414/414L - Biochemistry I and Laboratory [Formerly BIOL/CHEM 414L, equivalent]
  • BCHM 415/415L - Biochemistry II and Laboratory
  • BIOL 307L - Cell Biology Laboratory
  • BIOL 313 - Genetics
  • BIOL 412L - Fundamental Molecular Biology Laboratory

Students majoring in Chemistry who complete all requirements earn the degree of BS, Chemistry.

Core

  • CHEM 121/121L - General Chemistry I and Laboratory
  • CHEM 122/122L - General Chemistry II and Laboratory
  • MATH 140 (Calculus and Analytic Geometry) or MATH 148 (Accelerated Calculus) and MATH 240 (Intermediate Calculus)
  • PHYS 201/201L - General Physics and Laboratory
  • PHYS 202/202L - General Physics and Laboratory
  • CHEM 321/321L - Organic Chemistry I and Laboratory I
  • CHEM 322/322L - Organic Chemistry II and Laboratory
  • CHEM 341 - Physical Chemistry I
  • CHEM 342/342L - Physical Chemistry and Laboratory
  • CHEM 361/361L - Analytical Chemistry and Laboratory
  • CHEM 391W - Investigating Chemical Literature
  • CHEM 401/401L - Inorganic Chemistry and Laboratory
  • CHEM 445/445L - Instrumental Analysis and Laboratory
  • CHEM 492W - POGIA-A Chemistry Capstone Course

Electives

  • Six additional credits:
    • CHEM 395 Special topics
    • CHEM 435 - Nanochemistry and Nanotechnology
    • CHEM 443 - Atmospheric Chemistry
    • CHEM 465 - Environmental Chemistry
    • CHEM 470 - Advanced Organic Chemistry
    • CHEM 492W - POGIA-A Chemistry Capstone Course
    • CHEM 495 - Special Topics
    • CHEM 499 - Independent Study and Research

Core

  • CHEM 121L - General Chemistry I Laboratory
  • CHEM 122L - General Chemistry II Laboratory
  • CHEM 321L - Organic Chemistry I Laboratory
  • CHEM 322L - Organic Chemistry II Laboratory

Electives

  • At least seven additional credit hours in chemistry at the 300- or 400-level
    • CHEM 321/321L - Organic Chemistry I and Laboratory
    • CHEM 322/322L - Organic Chemistry II and Laboratory
    • CHEM 341 - Physical Chemistry I
    • CHEM 342/342L - Physical Chemistry II and Laboratory
    • CHEM 361/361L - Analytical Chemistry and Laboratory
    • CHEM 391W - Investigating Chemical Literature
    • CHEM 395 - Special Topics
    • CHEM 401/401L - Inorganic Chemistry and Laboratory
    • CHEM 435 - Nanochemistry and Nanotechnology
    • CHEM 443 - Atmospheric Chemistry
    • CHEM 445/445L - Instrumental Analysis and Laboratory
    • CHEM 465 - Environmental Chemistry
    • CHEM 470 - Advanced Organic Chemistry
    • CHEM 492W - POGIA-A Chemistry Capstone Course
    • CHEM 495 - Special Topics
    • CHEM 499 - Independent Study and Research
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