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Requirements for a Major in Chemistry or Biochemistry or a Minor in Chemistry

For more detailed information, refer to the University Catalogue of your entering year.


Requirements for a
Major in Chemistry

 

Requirements for a
Major in Biochemistry

 Required Chemistry Courses:
  • Concepts in Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry I
  • Analytical Chemistry I
  • Organic Chemistry I
  • Organic Chemistry II
  • Physical Chemistry I
  • Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry Laboratory
  • Chemistry Seminars
  • Research 

Any from the Following Courses Totaling Four Semester Hours

  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry II
  • Research
  • Inorganic Chemistry II
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry
  • Advanced Spectral Analysis
  • Physical Chemistry II: Computational Chemistry
  • Advanced Biochemistry: Metabolism, Nutrition and Pharmacology
  • Advanced Biochemistry: Metabolism, Nutrition and Pharmacology Laboratory
  • Advanced Biochemistry: Gene Expression, Genomics and Biotechnology
  • Advanced Biochemistry: Gene Expression, Genomics and Biotechnology Laboratory

Required Extra-Departmental Courses

  • Calculus I
  • Calculus II
  • General Physics I
  • General Physics II
Required Chemistry Courses:
  • Concepts in Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry I
  • Analytical Chemistry I
  • Organic Chemistry I
  • Organic Chemistry II
  • Physical Chemistry I
  • Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry Laboratory
  • Chemistry Seminars
  • Research 
  • Advanced Biochemistry: Metabolism, Nutrition and Pharmacology
  • Advanced Biochemistry: Metabolism, Nutrition and Pharmacology Laboratory
  • Advanced Biochemistry: Gene Expression, Genomics and Biotechnology
  • Advanced Biochemistry: Gene Expression, Genomics and Biotechnology Laboratory

Required Extra-Departmental Courses:

  • The Unity of Life
  • Calculus I
  • Calculus II
  • General Physics I
  • General Physics II


Requirements for a Minor in Chemistry

Required Courses

  • Concepts in Chemistry
  • Three additional chemistry courses with lab at the 200 level or above

Any one from the following courses

  • Elementary Statistics
  • Calculus I