2011-2013 Undergraduate Catalog

The Department of Biological and Physical Sciences, cont'd

Bachelor of Science Degree
Major in Chemistry

Courses Credits
General Education Requirements 31
*BIOB 160 Principles of Living Systems 3
*BIOB 161 Principles of Living Systems Laboratory
NOTE:  7 credits will be filled with requirements below, leaving 24 credits needed in General Education.
1
Chemistry
BCH 380 Biochemistry 3
BCH 381 Biochemistry Lab 1
BCH 480 Advanced Biochemistry I 3
BCH 481 Advanced Biochemistry I Lab 1
*CHMY 141 College Chemistry I 3
*CHMY 142 College Chemistry Laboratory I 1
CHMY 143 College Chemistry II 3
CHMY 144 College Chemistry Laboratory II 1
CHMY 311 Analytical Chemistry-Quantitative Analysis 3
CHMY 312 Analytical Chemistry Laboratory-Quantitative Analysis 1
CHMY 321 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHMY 322 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 1
CHMY 323 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHMY 324 Organic Chemistry Laboratory II 1
CHMY 371 Physical Chemistry-Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy 3
CHMY 372 Physical Chemistry Laboratory I 1
CHMY 373 Physical Chemistry-Kinetics and Thermodynamics 3
CHMY 374 Physical Chemistry Laboratory II 1
CHMY 401 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry 3
CHMY 421 Advanced Instrument Analysis 3
CHMY 422 Advanced Instrument Analysis Laboratory 2
CHMY 490 Undergraduate Research 2
CHMY 494 Seminar/Workshop 1
CHMY 498 Internship/Cooperative Education 1
Chemistry Electives
Choose from:
9
CHMY 411 Advanced Organic Chemistry 3
CHMY 412 Advanced Organic Chemistry Laboratory 1
CHMY 490 Undergraduate Research V1-5
CHMY 491 Special Topics 3
CHMY 498 Internship/Cooperative Education V1-5
Total Chemistry credits 57
Mathematics
*M 171 Calculus I 4
M 172 Calculus II 4
*STAT 216 Introduction to Statistics 4
Total Mathematics credits 12
Physics
PHSX 220 Physics I 3
PHSX 221 Physics I Laboratory 1
PHSX 232 Physics II and Thermo 3
PHSX 233 Physics II and Thermo Laboratory 1
Total Physics credits 8
Total minimum credits required for major 77
Restricted electives selected with advisor approval 6
Electives
Electives should be chosen in consultation with an academic advisor.
13
Total minimum credits required for degree 120

*May satisfy General Education requirements.

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.

Suggested Plan of Study

Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry

STARTING IN FALL OF EVEN YEAR

First Year Fall (even)
CHMY 141/142 4
M 171 4
BIOB 160/161 4
Electives  3
Total 15
First Year Spring (odd)
CHMY 143/144 4
M 172  4
STAT 216 4
Electives 3
Total 15
Second Year Fall (odd)
CHMY 321/322  4
CHMY 311/312 4
PHSX 220/221  4
Electives  3
Total 15
Second Year Spring (even)
CHMY 323/324  4
PHSX 232/233  4
Electives 7
Totals 15
Third Year Fall (even)
BCH 380/381 4
CHMY 401^  3
CHMY 498 1
Electives 7
Total 15
Third Year Spring (odd)
BCH 480/481 4
CHMY 421/422 5
Electives 6
Total 15
Fourth Year Fall (odd)
CHMY 371/372  4
CHMY 490   1
CHMY 411/412^  4
Electives  6
Total 15
Fourth Year Spring (even)
CHMY 373/374 4
CHMY 491^ 3
CHMY 490 1
CHMY 494  1
Electives 6
Total 15
^Strongly suggested to fulfill required upper division chemistry elective credits.

STARTING IN FALL OF ODD YEAR

First Year Fall (odd)
CHMY 141/142 4
M 171 4
BIOB 160/161 4
Electives 3
Total 15
First Year Spring (even)
CHMY 143/144 4
M 172 4
STAT 216 4
Electives 3
Total 15
Second Year Fall (even)
CHMY 321/322 4
CHMY 311/312 4
PHSX 220/221 4
Electives  3
Total 15
Second Year Spring (odd)
CHMY 323/324  4
PHSX 232/233 4
Electives 7
Totals 15
Third Year Fall (odd)
CHMY 371/372 4
CHMY 411/412^ 4
CHMY 498 1
Electives  6
Total 15
Third Year Spring (even)
CHMY 373/374  4
CHMY 491^ 3
Electives 8
Total 15
Fourth Year Fall (even)
BCH 380/381 4
CHMY 490 1
CHMY 401 3
Electives  7
Total     15
Fourth Year Spring (odd)
BCH 480/481 4
CHMY 421/422 5
CHMY 490 1
CHMY 494 1
Electives 4
Total 15
^Strongly suggested to fulfill required upper division chemistry elective credits.

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