Chemistry Major

Requirements for the Major

Required Courses

CHE 135Accelerated General Chemistry

4

Or Both

CHE 131General Chemistry-I

4

AND

CHE 132General Chemistry-II

4

 

CHE 241Organic Chemistry-I

4

CHE 250Introduction to Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry

3

MAT 170Calculus-I

3

MAT 171Calculus-II

3

PHY 210General Physics-I

4

 

PHY 230General Physics-III

4

Or Both

PHY 120Introductory Physics for the Life Sciences

4

AND

MAT 230Calculus-III

3

 

CHE 332Inorganic Chemistry

4

CHE 362Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy

4

BMB 310Macromolecules

3

 

CHE An additional three hours of 300-level or 400-level CHE course(s)

3

OR

CHE 242Organic Chemistry-II

4

 

CHE 500Senior Seminar

3

CHE 242: if not used to satisfy the requirement below

300-level or 400-level CHE course(s) : may include a combination of CHE 402/CHE 405

Two of

CHE 242Organic Chemistry-II

4

CHE 350Instrumental Analysis

4

CHE 361Thermodynamics and Kinetics

4

Requirements for American Chemical Society certified major in chemistry:

Required Courses

CHE 135Accelerated General Chemistry

4

Or Both

CHE 131General Chemistry-I

4

AND

CHE 132General Chemistry-II

4

 

CHE 241Organic Chemistry-I

4

CHE 250Introduction to Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry

3

MAT 170Calculus-I

3

MAT 171Calculus-II

3

PHY 210General Physics-I

4

 

PHY 230General Physics-III

4

Or Both

PHY 120Introductory Physics for the Life Sciences

4

AND

MAT 230Calculus-III

3

 

CHE 242Organic Chemistry-II

4

CHE 332Inorganic Chemistry

4

CHE 350Instrumental Analysis

4

CHE 361Thermodynamics and Kinetics

4

CHE 362Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy

4

BMB 310Macromolecules

3

CHE 500Senior Seminar

3

An additional six hours of 300-level or 400-level CHE courses.

Three hours must include

CHE 402Research Participation

1-4

AND/OR

CHE 405Advanced Research Topics

1-4

OR

CHE A 300-level or 400-level CHE course with a significant lab component

4

Requirements for American Chemical Society certified major in Chemistry with biochemistry emphasis:

Required Courses

CHE 135Accelerated General Chemistry

4

Or Both

CHE 131General Chemistry-I

4

AND

CHE 132General Chemistry-II

4

 

CHE 241Organic Chemistry-I

4

CHE 250Introduction to Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry

3

MAT 170Calculus-I

3

MAT 171Calculus-II

3

PHY 210General Physics-I

4

 

PHY 230General Physics-III

4

Or Both

PHY 120Introductory Physics for the Life Sciences

4

AND

MAT 230Calculus-III

3

 

CHE 242Organic Chemistry-II

4

CHE 361Thermodynamics and Kinetics

4

CHE 362Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy

4

BMB 310Macromolecules

3

BMB 316Biochemistry Lab Techniques

3

BMB 320Cellular Metabolism

3

CHE 500Senior Seminar

3

One of

CHE 332Inorganic Chemistry

4

OR

CHE 350Instrumental Analysis

4

An additional six hours of CHE 300-level or 400-level courses.

Three hours must include

CHE 402Research Participation

1-4

AND/OR

CHE 405Advanced Research Topics

1-4

OR

CHE A 300-level or 400-level CHE course with a significant lab component

4