Undergrad Catalog 2010


Chemistry Major and Minor


Major in Chemistry (B.A. or B.S.) Hours
Core Required General Education (Counts in Gen Ed)  

CEM 1610, General Chemistry I

PHY 1110/1120, or PHY 2110/2120

0

 

MTH 1020, MTH1080, or CSC 1020 

MTH 1151, Elementary Statistics for the Sciences
0
Chemistry Core Required 29
MTH 1130 & MTH 1210 Precalculus and Calculus I OR
MTH 1210 & MTH 1220 Calculus I & II * (*Advanced Chemistry Emphasis must take this sequence)
8
CEM 1050, Freshman Chemistry Seminar 1
CEM 1620, General Chemistry II 4
CEM 2810 & CEM 2820, Organic Chemistry I & II 8
CEM 3410, Quantitative Analysis
CEM 3700, Research in Chemistry I 1  
CEM 4700, Research in Chemistry II 2  
CEM 4050, Chemistry Senior Capstone 1  
Emphasis Area (Pick one)  
Advanced Chemistry 1 23  
MTH 2210, Calculus III 4  
MTH 2240, Differential Equations 3  
CEM 3610/4620, Physical Chemistry I & II 8  
CEM 4420, Instrumental Analysis 4  
CEM elective (3000+) 4  
General Free Electives for students selecting this emphasis 0-14  
Pre-Health Chemistry 2
For pre-medical, pre-dental, pre-pharmacy, and related pre-health fields)
12  
CEM 3600, Biophysical Chemistry OR
CEM 3610, Physical Chemistry I
4  
CEM 3510, Biochemistry I 4
CEM elective (3000+) 4  
General Free Electives for students selecting this emphasis 10-18  
Applied Chemistry 2 12  
CEM 3510, Biochemistry I 4  
CEM 4420, Instrumental Analysis 4  
CEM elective (3000+) 4  
General Free Electives for students selecting this emphasis 10-18  
Chemistry Education 2 16
BIO 1010, Biological Science; OR BIO 1110, Principles of Biology I 4
CEM 3340, Chemistry of the Environment 4
CEM elective (3000+) 8
General Free Electives for students selecting this emphasis 6-14
Minor Requirements   3-18 (2)
Total 128

1 A minor in mathematics will require only 3 additional hours, in physics 10 additional hours, and in biology 14 additional hours above the technical and/or general education requirements. Other minors will require 18 or more additional hours. Correspondingly, the elective hours vary depending upon the minor selected.

2 A minor in mathematics will require 10 additional hours, and in biology 14 additional hours above the technical and/or general education requirements. Other minors will require 18 or more additional hours. Correspondingly, the elective hours vary depending upon the minor selected.

 
Minor in Chemistry Hours
    CEM 1610, 1620, General College Chemistry I, II 8  
    CEM 3310, 3320, Organic Chemistry I, II 8  
    Chemistry Elective from 2000 level or higher 3  
Total   19

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