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Chemistry Course Requirements

Degree Requirements

All students are required to complete 120 credit hours of university level classes. Students must complete 57 hours of chemistry courses and 63 hours of foundational, liberal arts and elective courses. The chemistry course requirements are shown below, check out the course descriptions for more details.

 

Chemistry Major Core Requirements - 53 Credit Hours

The student must complete all of the following chemistry courses: -

Requirements for Major         

Course

Prefix

Course

Number

 

Major Requirements (Pre-Requisite)

Liberal Studies

 

Req.

Hours

Semester Taught

Earned

Hours

CHEM

123

General Chemistry I

 

4

Every Fall

 

CHEM

124

General Chemistry II (General Chemistry I)

 

4

Every Spring

 

CHEM

221

Quantitative Analysis  (General Chemistry II)

 

5

Even Year Fall

 

CHEM

300

Organic Chemistry I (General Chemistry II)

 

4

Every Fall

 

CHEM

310

Organic Laboratory Techniques (General Chemistry II)

 

2

Every Fall

 

CHEM

311

Laboratory Safety and Maintenance (General Chemistry II)

 

2

Even Year Spring

 

CHEM

320

Organic Chemistry II (Organic Chemistry I)

 

4

Every Spring

 

CHEM

330

Organic Synthesis and Spectroscopy (Organic Chemistry I)                         

 

2

Every Spring

 

CHEM

323

Inorganic Chemistry  (General Chemistry II)                                   

 

3

Odd Spring

 

CHEM

427

Physical Chemistry I (Calculus I)

 

4

Odd Fall

 

MATH

145

Calculus I

Y

4

Every Fall

 

PHYS

221

General Physics I (Calculus I)

Y

5

Every Fall

 

PHYS

222

General Physics II (University Physics I)

 

5

Every Spring

 

BSHS/MATH

210

Statistical Analysis

 

3

Every Semester

 

CHEM

410

Biochemistry I (Organic Chemistry I)

 

3

Every Fall

 

CHEM

420

Biochemistry II (Biochemistry I)

 

3

Every Spring

 

Total Major Hours: 

57