Student pouring chemical in Chemistry

Course Requirements

The Bachelor of Science with a major in chemistry requires the completion of 120 hours of course work over a wide variety of chemistry disciplines. The average course load is 15-16 hours based on eight semesters. (Suggested four-year plan)

General Education Requirements – 42 hours
ENG 103 English Composition I
ENG 133 Technical Communication
ENG 153 Introduction to Literature
SP 203 Effective Speaking
PSY 113 Principles of Psychology
PH 224 University Physics I and Lab
PH 234 University Physics II and Lab
INF 103 Information Technology Applications
MA 113 College Algebra
MA 123 Trigonometry
MA 134 Calculus I
Humanities Elective
Social Sciences Elective

Program Requirements – 55 hours
CH 104 General Chemistry I and Lab
CH 114 General Chemistry II and Lab
CH 203 Organic Chemistry I
CH 211 Organic Chemistry I Lab
CH 213 Organic Chemistry II
CH 221 Organic Chemistry II Lab
CH 234 Quantitative Analysis
CH 324 Chemical Instrumental Analysis and Laboratory
CH 343 Inorganic Chemistry
CH 341 Inorganic Chemistry Lab
CH 351 Physical Chemistry I Lab
CH 353 Physical Chemistry I
CH 361 Physical Chemistry II Lab
CH 363 Physical Chemistry II
CH 434 Biochemistry I and Lab
CH 444 Biochemistry II and Lab
MA 164 Calculus II
MA 213 Calculus III
SCI 412 Senior Research Seminar
SCI 422 Senior Research Project
Or SCI 434 Science Internship (which replaces SCI 412/SCI 422)

Other Requirements – 23 hours
EXS 102 Lifetime Wellness
UE 101 University Experience
20 Hrs Electives