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MAJOR

CHEMISTRY MAJOR - Bachelor of Science (BS)
A total of 54 semester hours with grades of "C" or better is required.  Courses may not be taken on a pass/fail basis for this major.  Students who anticipate applying for professional schools (medicine, pharmacy, veterinary, etc) should not take courses as pass/fail, as most schools require a letter grade for applications.

Required courses:                                          Offered:
CH230 Principles of Chemistry I (4)                      Every Fall
CH231 Principles of Chemistry II (4)                     Every Spring
CH330 Organic Chemistry I (4)                            Every Fall
CH331 Organic Chemistry II (4)                           Every Spring
CH334 Quantitative Analysis (4)                          Fall 2014, 2016
CH335 Instrumental Analysis (4)                          Spring 2015, 2017
CH430 Physical Chemistry I (4)                            Fall 2013, 2015
CH431 Physical Chemistry II (4)                           Spring 2014, 2016
CH435 Inorganic Chemistry (4)                            Every Spring
CH495 Capstone Research Participation (2)*         Every Semester
MT140 Calculus I (4)                            
MT141 Calculus II (4)                            
PH230 Fundamentals of Physics I (4)                    Every Fall
PH231 Fundamentals of Physics II (4)                   Every Spring

*
Two consecutive semesters of CH495 (at least 1 credit hour each semester) during the senior year.

 

MINOR

CHEMISTRY MINOR
A total of 24 semester hours with grades of "C" or better is required.  Courses may not be taken on a pass/fail basis for this minor. 

Required core courses:
CH230 Principles of Chemistry I (4)
CH231 Principles of Chemistry II (4)
CH330 Organic Chemistry I (4)
CH331 Organic Chemistry II (4)

Required: 8 hours from the following.
BI431 Biochemistry (4)
CH334 Quantitative Analysis (4)
CH335 Instrumental Analysis (4)
CH435 Inorganic Chemistry (4)