Major & Minor

Requirements

Students may earn a Bachelor of Arts in chemistry by completing the following requirements in the chemistry department

  • Chemistry 107 *
  • Chemistry 108 *
  • Chemistry 203
  • Chemistry 204
  • Chemistry 222
  • Chemistry 305
  • Chemistry 306
  • Chemistry 317

In addition, students must complete the following courses from other departments

  • Physics 109
  • Physics 110
  • Math 111
  • Math 112
  • Math 211

Those students who wish to pursue a Bachelor of Science in chemistry are required to complete the Bachelor of Arts plus the following courses.

  • Chemistry 375
  • Chemistry 410
  • One additional 300-level chemistry course

Students who wish to pursue an American Chemical Society accredited degree must complete the Bachelor of Science degree plus one of the following courses.

  • Chemistry 333
  • Chemistry 334

Students who wish to pursue a minor in chemistry must complete the following courses

  • Chemistry 107 *
  • Chemistry 108 *
  • Three courses at or above the 200-level
  • One course at or above the 300-level.  Note: If Chemistry/Biology 334 is used to meet the requirements of a major in Biology, it may not also be used to satisfy course requirements for a Chemistry minor.

* Students intending to take Chemistry 107/108 must take a placement test prior to enrolling in Chemistry 107.