Chemistry, Bachelor of Science

Requirements

A B.S. degree in chemistry requires a minimum of 42 credit hours of approved chemistry courses.

Required Chemistry Courses
CHEM 1180
CHEM 1184
GENERAL CHEMISTRY I
and GENERAL CHEMISTRY I LABORATORY
4
CHEM 1190
CHEM 1194
GENERAL CHEMISTRY II
and GENERAL CHEMISTRY II LABORATORY
4
CHEM 2250ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I3
CHEM 2260ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II3
CHEM 2274ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LABORATORY2
CHEM 2400
CHEM 2404
QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS
and QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS LAB
4
CHEM 2500INTRODUCTION TO INORGANIC CHEMISTRY3
CHEM 3350
CHEM 3354
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY I
and PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY I LABORATORY
4
CHEM 3360
CHEM 3364
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY II
and PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY II LABORATORY
4
CHEM 4400
CHEM 4404
INSTRUMENTAL ANALYSIS
and INSTRUMENTAL ANALYSIS LABORATORY
4
Advanced Chemistry Courses
Select 7 credit hours from the advanced courses (listed below)7
Total Credits42

Advanced Courses

Analytical
CHEM 3414INSTRUMENTAL METHODS1
CHEM 3424SPECTROMETRIC CHARACTERIZATIONS1
Biochemistry
CHEM 4610BIOCHEMISTRY OF METABOLISM4
CHEM/BIOL 4650BIOCHEMISTRY I (with the following lab)3
CHEM/BIOL 4654BIOCHEMISTRY I LABORATORY1
CHEM/BIOL 4660BIOCHEMISTRY II (with the following lab)3
CHEM/BIOL 4664BIOCHEMISTRY II LABORATORY1
CHEM 4670PROTEIN PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION2
Inorganic
CHEM 3514INORGANIC PREPARATIONS1
CHEM 4500ADVANCED INORGANIC CHEMISTRY3
CHEM 4510SOLID STATE INORGANIC CHEMISTRY3
CHEM 4540GEOCHEMISTRY3
Medicinal
CHEM 3710ESSENTIALS OF MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY3
Organic
CHEM 3210INTRODUCTION TO MOLECULAR MODELING3
CHEM 4230ADVANCED ORGANIC CHEMISTRY - SYNTHESIS3
CHEM 4240ADVANCED ORGANIC CHEMISTRY - MECHANISM3
CHEM 4250ADVANCED ORGANIC CHEMISTRY: MECHANISM AND MODELING4
Polymer
CHEM 4310POLYMER CHEMISTRY3
Research
CHEM 4950CHEMISTRY PROJECTS1
CHEM 4960CHEMISTRY PROBLEMS1-3
Internship
CHEM 4810CHEMISTRY INTERNSHIP1-6
Special Topics
CHEM 4930SPECIAL TOPICS IN CHEMISTRY1-3

 Required Cognate Courses:

MATH 1950CALCULUS I5
MATH 1960CALCULUS II5
PHYS 2110GENERAL PHYSICS I - CALCULUS LEVEL4
PHYS 1154GENERAL PHYSICS LABORATORY I1
PHYS 2120GENERAL PHYSICS-CALCULUS LEVEL4
PHYS 1164GENERAL PHYSICS LABORATORY II1
Recommended but not required:
MATH 1970CALCULUS III4
To graduate with an ACS certified degree, see your chemistry advisor for proper course selection.