Program Requirements

Hours: 64

Major Courses - 44 hours

CED 220Foundations of Professionalism (1)

CHE 111General Chemistry I (3) CN

CHE 111AGeneral Chemistry I (LAB) (1) CN

CHE 112General Chemistry II (3) CN

CHE 112AGeneral Chemistry II (LAB) (1) CN

CHE 200Chemistry Sophomore Seminar (1)

CHE 211Organic Chemistry I (3)

CHE 211AOrganic Chem I (LAB) (1)

CHE 212Organic Chemistry II (3)

CHE 212AOrganic Chemistry II (LAB) (1)

CHE 300Chemistry Junior Seminar (1)

CHE 314Intermediate Analytical Chem (3)

CHE 314AIntermediate Analy Chem (LAB) (1)

CHE 315Instrumental Analysis (3)

CHE 315AInstru Analysis (LAB) (1)

CHE 325Biochemistry I (3)

CHE 325ABiochemistry I (LAB) (1)

CHE 350Physical Chemistry I (3)

CHE 350APhysical Chemistry I (LAB) (1)

CHE 355Physical Chemistry II (3)

CHE 355APhys Chemistry II (LAB) (1)

CHE 360Intermediate Inorganic Chem (3)

CHE 360AInt Inorganic (LAB) (1)

CHE 400Chemistry Seminar & Capstone (1)

Cognate Courses - 20 hours

BIO 111Principles of Biology I (4) CN

MTH 193Calculus I (4) CMA

MTH 194Calculus II (4)

PHY 201General Physics I (3)

PHY 201AGen Physics I (LAB) (1)

PHY 202General Physics II (3)

PHY 202AGen Physics II (LAB) (1)

Admission Requirements

Chemistry: College preparatory high school chemistry or the successful completion of a placement test.
Math: Three years of college preparatory high school mathematics including functions.

Program Outcomes

Students who successfully complete the chemistry major will be able to:

  • demonstrate foundational knowledge of scientific theories and competence in laboratory techniques.
  • generate scientific data using appropriate and ethical disciplinary protocols and laboratory techniques, including proper use of equipment, instruments and materials.
  • analyze and interpret scientific data based on sound scientific reasoning.
  • assess scientific questions, and design methods to answer them.
  • research, understand and cite scientific literature.
  • describe scientific results using clear, concise language, and observe technical conventions in written and oral reports.