School of Sciences
Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry
- Students must complete a minimum of 120 credit hours with a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher.
- Entering freshmen must take SSCI-E 105 Science Freshmen Learning Community (1 cr.).
- General Education. Students must complete all of the requirements of the School of Sciences general education curriculum.
- Mathematics. Students must takes MATH-K 310 Statistical Techniques (3 cr.), MATH-M 119/120 Brief Survey of Calculus I and II (6 cr.), or MATH-M 215/216 Calculus I and II (10 cr.).
- A student must complete a total of 30 credit hours in 300–400-level courses within the School of Humanities and Social Sciences and the School of Sciences, although credits may come from both schools.
- Chemistry Courses (all with grades of C- or higher)—Students must complete CHEM-C 105 Principles of Chemistry I, CHEM-C 106 Principles of Chemistry II, CHEM-C 125 Experimental Chemistry I, CHEM-C 126 Experimental Chemistry II, CHEM-C 210/211 Introduction to Quantitative Analytical Chemistry with Lab (5 cr.) or an elective; CHEM-C 310 Analytical Chemistry, CHEM-C 311 Analytical Chemistry Laboratory, CHEM-C 341 Organic Chemistry I, CHEM-C 342 Organic Chemistry II, CHEM-C 343 Organic Chemistry I Laboratory, CHEM-C 344 Organic Chemistry II Laboratory, CHEM-C 361 Physical Chemistry I, a 300-/400-level chemistry elective (3 cr.), and CHEM-C 495 Capstone in Chemistry. In addition, students must take BIOL-L 105 Introduction to Biology (5 cr.). The list of recommended chemistry electives (minimum 3 cr.) includes CHEM-C 362, CHEM-C 351, CHEM-C 430, CHEM-C 483, CHEM-C 409, CHEM-C 443, and CHEM-C 400.
- Physics Courses (10 credit hours)—Students must complete either PHYS-P 201 General Physics I (5 cr.), and PHYS-P 202 General Physics II (5 cr.), or PHYS-P 221 General Physics I (5 cr.) and PHYS-P 222 General Physics-II (5 cr.).