2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Chemistry, BS

Requirements

The program of study requires a minimum of 38 hours, on a 124-hour degree, consisting of:

A minimum of 38 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 30133Organic Chemistry II

3

CHEM 30121Organic Chemistry I Laboratory

1

CHEM 30143Organic Qualitative Analysis

3

CHEM 40091Senior Seminar

1

CHEM 40121Physical Chemistry I Lab

1

CHEM 40123Physical Chemistry I

3

CHEM 40131Physical Chemistry II Lab

1

CHEM 40133Physical Chemistry II

3

CHEM 50163Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

3

 

CHEM 40172Chemical Instrumentation

2

OR

CHEM 50162Advanced Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory

2

 

CHEM 40200Undergraduate Research

1.00-4.00

OR

CHEM 40003Senior Honors Research Project

3

CHEM 40013Senior Honors Research Paper

3

And one additional advanced course selected from

CHEM 50282Advanced Physical Chemistry

2

CHEM 50133Biochemistry I

3

CHEM 50223Advanced Organic Chemistry

3

Professional certification by the American Chemical Society requires the inclusion of

CHEM 20123Quantitative Analysis

3

CHEM 40172Chemical Instrumentation

2

CHEM 50162Advanced Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory

2

CHEM 50133Biochemistry I

3

CHEM 50282Advanced Physical Chemistry

2

Resulting in a minimum of 43 hours of chemistry.

Associated Requirements:

PHYS 10154General Physics I with Laboratory

4

PHYS 10164General Physics II with Laboratory

4

OR

PHYS 20474Physics I with Laboratory: Mechanics

4

PHYS 20484Physics II with Laboratory: Electromagnetism and Optics

4

 

MATH 10524Calculus I

4

MATH 20524Calculus II

4

MATH 30524 is recommended for CHEM 50282.