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Chemistry

Requirements for the Major

Chemistry and Required Supporting Courses:

CHE 117 Principles of Chemistry
CHE 180 Inorganic Chemistry
CHE 261 Organic Chemistry I
CHE 336 Quantum Mechanics and Spectroscopy
CHE 337 Thermodynamics and Kinetics
CHE 360 Polymer Chemistry
CHE 384 Biological Chemistry
CHE 451 Advanced Laboratory: Synthesis & Analysis
CHE 452 Advanced Laboratory: Research Methods
CHE 601 Capstone I: Professional Development
CHE 602 Capstone II: Professional Perspectives

Plus, one of the following:

CHE 230 Chemical Analysis
CHE 231 Environmental Analysis

Plus, one of the following:

CHE 600 Senior Project
CHE 660 Honors Project

Plus, at least 4 semester hours from the following:

CHE 262 Organic Chemistry II
CHE 340 Instrumental Analysis
CHE 375 Green Chemistry
CHE 391 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
CHE 590 Chemistry Internship
CHE 610, 611 Advanced Topics
CHE 620 Independent Study
MTH 250 Calculus III

Plus, 8 hours from the following:

MTH 150 Calculus I
MTH 152 Calculus II
MTH 250 Calculus III

Plus, both of the following:

PHY 151 Principles of Physics I
PHY 152 Principlse of Physics II

 

What can you do with a Chemistry degree?

Imagine yourself a professional chemist, forensic scientist, high school chemistry teacher, or pre-chemical engineering student.