Jun 23, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemistry, BS

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The Bachelor of Science in Chemistry degree program is designed to give a strong foundation in physical, inorganic, organic and analytical chemistry. The program provides flexibility to satisfy a range of career goals and requirements to pursue advanced degree in chemistry and related disciplines. The Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with Biochemistry track enables majors to meet the admission requirements for medical, dental, pharmacy, veterinary and graduate schools.

The Program in Chemistry requires majors to earn a minimum grade of “C” in each of the courses required for the degree. A pass in the exit examination is a requirement for graduation. The exit examination is a test in all the major areas of chemistry: analytical, biochemistry, inorganic, organic and  physical chemistry.

Program of Study

Areas A, B, C, D, E, and Additional Requirements (43 Hrs)


Area A

Required in Core Area A

Major Electives (12-15 Hrs)

Select electives in consultation with an advisor and approval by the coordinator of the chemistry program. (ACS track 12 hours, non-ACS track 15 hours).

Additional Requirements (8-11 Hours)

Total: 122 Hours

*A grade of “C” or better is required

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