Along with specific requirements for any major, all students in the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degree programs must meet all general education and graduation requirements under a single catalog.

Basic major requirements comprise 52 hours, including: 

Major Requirements
CHEM 231General Chemistry I4
CHEM 232General Chemistry II4
CHEM 294Chemistry Colloquium (two credits are required, preferably taken each semester sophomore year)2
CHEM 336Inorganic Chemistry4
CHEM 341Organic Chemistry I4
CHEM 342Organic Chemistry II4
CHEM 355Introduction to Analytical Chemistry2
CHEM 455Advanced Analytical Chemistry I2
or CHEM 457 Advanced Analytical Chemistry II
CHEM 371Physical Chemistry I4
CHEM 494Chemistry In Context2
Select two (at least four additional credits) of the following advanced chemistry electives: 14
Physical Chemistry II
Methods in Physical Chemistry 1
General Biochemistry
Biochemistry Analysis 1
Synthesis And Analysis 1
Advanced Analytical Chemistry I 1, 2
Advanced Analytical Chemistry II
Physical Inorganic Chemistry
Organometallic Chemistry
Supporting Courses
MATH 235Calculus I4
MATH 236Calculus II4
PHYS 231Introductory Physics I4
PHYS 232Introductory Physics II4
Total Credits52

At least one of these elective courses must be a lab course, i.e.:


CHEM 455 Advanced Analytical Chemistry I or CHEM 457 Advanced Analytical Chemistry II (i.e. the one not already taken above in the major requirements).