Bachelor of Science Degree - Chemistry

Degree Requirements:

General Education Courses

Major Courses

Minor Courses - Optional

Student Learning Outcomes

A student successfully completing the Chemistry major or minor will be able to:

  1. Integrate knowledge. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I and VII.)
  2. Read, analyze and evaluate experimental data. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II and VI.)
  3. Communicate scientific ideas in written form. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, III and VII.)
  4. Communicate scientific ideas in oral form. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, III, and VII.)
  5. Demonstrate awareness of major chemistry issues and appreciate the global system. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, V, VI and VII.)

Requirements

Chemistry Major Courses


In order to graduate, a grade of “C” or better is required in courses taken in fulfillment of a natural sciences degree or minor as well as ENGL 110, ENGL 120 and COMM 110.
CHEM 121General Chemistry I

4

CHEM 121LGeneral Chemistry Lab I

1

CHEM 122General Chemistry II

4

CHEM 122LGeneral Chemistry Lab II

1

CHEM 330Quantitative Analysis

4

CHEM 335Analytical Instrumentation

4

CHEM 341Organic Chemistry I

4

CHEM 341LOrganic Chemistry Lab I

1

CHEM 342Organic Chemistry II

4

CHEM 342LOrganic Chemistry Lab II

1

CHEM 390Chemistry Research I

1

CHEM 420Inorganic Chemistry

3

CHEM 461Physical Chemistry I

3

CHEM 461LPhysical Chemistry Lab I

1

CHEM 462Physical Chemistry II

3

CHEM 462LPhysical Chemistry Lab II

1

CHEM 470Spectroscopy

3

CHEM 490Chemistry Research II

1

 

CHEM 491Chemistry Seminar

1-6

One Credit Required

 

Total Credit Hours:45

Required in other areas:

MATH 165Calculus I

4

MATH 166Calculus II

4

PHYS 251University Physics I

4

PHYS 251LUniversity Physics I Lab

1

PHYS 252University Physics II

4

PHYS 252LUniversity Physics II Lab

1

SCNC 291Sophomore Science Seminar

1

SCNC 389Scientific Writings and Readings

2

Total Credit Hours:21

Total Credit Hours: 66