Chemistry Major — B.S.

(American Chemical Society-approved degree)

Summary

Chemistry B.S. Major Requirements65
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements 129-41
Electives14-26
Total Credits120

Degree Requirements 

COURSES IN THE DEPARTMENT
CHEM 12100
CHEM 12200
Principles of Chemistry
and Principles of Chemistry Laboratory
4
or CHEM 12300 Principles of Chemistry - Enriched Section
CHEM 12400Experimental Chemistry I2
CHEM 22100Organic Chemistry I3
CHEM 22200Organic Chemistry II3
CHEM 22500Experimental Chemistry II2
CHEM 23200Quantitative Chemistry3
CHEM 32400Experimental Chemistry III3
CHEM 32500Experimental Chemistry IV4
CHEM 33100Physical Chemistry: Thermodynamics and Kinetics3
CHEM 33200Physical Chemistry: Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy3
CHEM 34200Inorganic Chemistry3
CHEM 48600Chemistry Capstone: Senior Research Experience3
CHEM 48700Chemistry Seminar1
CHEM 48800Chemistry Capstone: Senior Thesis3
RESTRICTED ELECTIVES
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Biochemistry: Molecular Biology of the Gene
Polymer Chemistry
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
CHEM 381xx
Selected Topics in Chemistry
Advanced Organic Chemistry
Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
Bio-Organic Chemistry
Computational Chemistry
Chemical Applications of Group Theory
Instrumental Analysis
CHEM 481xx
Selected Topics in Chemistry
COURSES OUTSIDE THE DEPARTMENT
BIOC 35300Biochemistry: Protein Structure & Function3
PHYS 11700Principles of Physics I: Mechanics4
PHYS 11800Principles of Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism4
MATH 11100Calculus I4
MATH 11200Calculus II4
Total Credits65