2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Chemistry, BA

Requirements

The program of study requires a minimum of 24 hours, on a 124-hour degree, consisting of:

A minimum of 24 hours of CHEM

CHEM 10113General Chemistry I

3

CHEM 10123General Chemistry II

3

CHEM 10122General Chemistry II Laboratory

2

OR

CHEM 20123Quantitative Analysis

3

 

CHEM 30123Organic Chemistry I

3

CHEM 30121Organic Chemistry I Laboratory

1

CHEM 40091Senior Seminar

1

CHEM 40123Physical Chemistry I

3

CHEM 40121Physical Chemistry I Lab

1

Suitable electives chosen from upper-level courses (30000 or above) with the exclusion of

CHEM 40503Basic Biochemistry

3

CHEM 50111Laboratory Glassblowing

1

CHEM 50120Teaching of Chemistry

1.00-3.00

No more than two hours of research (CHEM 40200 or CHEM 40003-40013) may contribute to the 24-hour minimum.

Associated Requirement:

MATH 10524Calculus I

4

Any minor approved by the College of Science & Engineering is acceptable. The BA degree in chemistry is devised for students with a general interest in the field who do not plan to pursue graduate studies in chemistry. Students planning a professional career in chemistry are strongly advised to satisfy the requirements of the BS degree.