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Bachelor of Science in Chemistry



Bachelor of Science with a major in Chemistry 62-66 credit hours
Core Curriculum - 23-25 hoursCHE - 111: General Chemistry I (3 cr.)
CHE - 141: General Chemistry I Laboratory (1 cr.)
CHE - 112: General Chemistry II (3 cr.)
CHE - 142: General Chemistry II Laboratory (1 cr.)
CHE - 221: Organic Chemistry I (3 cr.)
CHE - 241: Organic Chemistry I Laboratory (1 cr.)
CHE - 350: Quantitative Analytical Chemistry (4 cr.)
MAT - 181: Integrated Precalculus/Calculus B (4 cr.)
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MAT - 191: Calculus I (4 cr.)
CHE - 490: Senior Seminar (1 cr.)
Choose one of the following:
CHE - 201: Pathways to Careers in Life and Physical Sciences (1 cr.)
BIO - 202: Pathways to Careers in Healthcare (1 cr.)
Choose one of the following:
CHE - 299: Introduction to Research (varied course cr.)
CHE - 499: Research (varied course cr.)
CHE - 498: Honors Thesis in Chemistry (3 cr.)

Required Majors CoursesCHE - 222: Organic Chemistry II (3 cr.)
CHE - 242: Organic Chemistry II Laboratory (1 cr.)
CHE - 420: Chemical Thermodynamics and Kinetics (3 cr.)
CHE - 430: Atomic and Molecular Structure (3 cr.)
CHE - 441: Experimental Physical Chemistry I (1 cr.)
CHE - 442: Experimental Physical Chemistry II (1 cr.)
CHE - 474: Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry (3 cr.)
Elective chemistry courses numbered 200 or above - 6 credits
MAT - 212: Calculus II (4 cr.)
PHY - 211: General Physics I (3 cr.)
PHY - 241: Physics I Laboratory (1 cr.)
PHY - 212: General Physics II (3 cr.)
PHY - 242: Physics II Laboratory (1 cr.)
Two electives chosen from the following: 6-8 credits
BIO - 251: Cell Biology (3 cr.)
MAT - 213: Calculus III (4 cr.)
MAT - 220: Linear Algebra (3 cr.)
MAT - 354: Differential Equations (3 cr.)

Elective Chemistry Courses numbered 200 or above from which to choose:CHE - 222: Organic Chemistry II (3 cr.)
CHE - 242: Organic Chemistry II Laboratory (1 cr.)
CHE - 230: Environmental Chemistry (3 cr.)
CHE - 360: Instrumental Analysis (4 cr.)
CHE - 415: Special Topics in Chemistry (1 cr.)
CHE - 436: Biochemistry I (4 cr.)
CHE - 436: Biochemistry II (3 cr.)
CHE - 446: Biochemistry I Laboratory (1 cr.)
CHE - 420: Chemical Thermodynamics and Kinetics (3 cr.)
CHE - 430: Atomic and Molecular Structure (3 cr.)
CHE - 441: Experimental Physical Chemistry I (1 cr.)
CHE - 442: Experimental Physical Chemistry II (1 cr.)
CHE - 474: Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry (3 cr.)
CHE - 498: Honors Thesis in Chemistry (3 cr.)
CHE - 499: Research (varied course cr.)


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Walda Powell
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