MAJOR IN CHEMISTRY (Bachelor of Arts)

A student majoring in chemistry must complete 54 quarter hours in the major, the required cognates, the general studies program, and all baccalaureate degree requirements as outlined in this bulletin. A minor must be chosen for the Bachelor of Arts degree. Senior students are required to take the Major Field Achievement Test (MFAT) examination in chemistry.
 
Major Requirements:
CHEM141, 142, 143General Chemistry 9
CHEM144, 145, 146General Chemistry Laboratory 3
CHEM264Chemical Equilibrium and Analysis 4
CHEM265Analytical Instrumental Methods I 4
CHEM321, 322, 323Organic Chemistry 11
CHEM335, 336Microscale Organic Laboratory 4
CHEM351, 352, 353Physical Chemistry 9
CHEM354, 355, 356Physical Chemistry Laboratory 3
CHEM479Directed Research/Project 2
   or
CHEM494Cooperative Education
CHEM496, 497Chemistry Seminar 2
*Electives 3
_______
54

 
*Electives must be chosen in consultation with and approved by the academic adviser assigned by the department.
 

Cognates:
CPTR141Introduction to Programming  4
MATH181, 281Analytic Geometry and Calculus I, II  8
PHYS211, 212, 213General Physics12
PHYS214, 215, 216General Physics Laboratory
   or
PHYS251, 252, 253Principles of Physics
PHYS 254, 255, 256Principles of Physics Laboratory

 


MAJOR IN CHEMISTRY (Bachelor of Science)

A student majoring in chemistry must complete 66 quarter hours in the major, the required cognates, and the general studies program for the baccalaureate degree as outlined in this bulletin. No minor is required for the Bachelor of Science degree. Senior students are required to take the Major Field Achievement Test (MFAT) examination in chemistry.
 
Major Requirements:
CHEM141, 142, 143General Chemistry  9
CHEM144, 145, 146General Chemistry Laboratory 3
CHEM264Chemical Equilibrium and Analysis  4
CHEM265Analytical Instrumental Methods I 4
CHEM321, 322, 323Organic Chemistry 11
CHEM335, 336Microscale Organic Laboratory  4
CHEM351, 352, 353Physical Chemistry 9
CHEM354, 355, 356Physical Chemistry Laboratory 3
CHEM479Directed Research/Project 3
   or
CHEM494Cooperative Education
CHEM496, 497Chemistry Seminar 2
*Electives 14
_______
66

 
*Electives must be chosen in consultation with and approved by the academic adviser assigned by the department.
 

Cognates:
CPTR141Introduction to Programming 4
MATH181, 281-283Analytic Geometry and Calculus, I-IV 16
PHYS211, 212, 213General Physics12
PHYS214, 215, 216General Physics Laboratory
   or
PHYS251, 252, 253Principles of Physics
PHYS254, 255, 256Principles of Physics Laboratory

 


MINOR IN CHEMISTRY

A student minoring in chemistry must complete 28 quarter hours; 3 must be upper division. The following courses are required:
CHEM141, 142, 143General Chemistry  9
CHEM144, 145, 146General Chemistry Laboratory 3
CHEM321, 322, 323Organic Chemistry 11
CHEM325, 326Introduction to Organic Laboratory 2
*Electives 3
_______
28

 
*Approval of department chair required.