B.S. Chemistry (ACS certified)

Degree Requirements:

  1. General Chemistry I, II with lab (CHEM 107, 107L, 108, 108L)
    or Accelerated General Chemistry (CHEM 109)

  2. Six Core Courses:
    Organic Chemistry I, II with lab (CHEM 201, 201L, 202, 202L)
    Analytical Chemistry with lab (CHEM 203, 203L)
    Inorganic Chemistry I with lab (CHEM 210, 210L)
    Physical Chemistry I, II with lab (CHEM 303, 303L, 304, 304L)

  3. Four Advanced Level Courses:
    Instrumental Methods of Analysis with lab (CHEM 404, 404L)
    Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (CHEM 410)
    Biochemistry I with or without lab (BIOC 405) 
    Senior Thesis Research (CHEM 490) 6 credits

  4. Two Courses in Mathematics:
    Single Variable Calculus (MATH 121)
    Multiple Variable Calculus (MATH 233)

  5. Two Courses in Physics:
    General Physics I, II (PHYS 201, 202)

Recommended Sequence of Courses:

First Year:
General Chemistry I, II (or Accelerated General Chemistry)
Analytical Chemistry (if CHEM 109 taken)
MATH 121 and MATH 233
PHYS 201 

Second Year:
Organic Chemistry I, II
Analytical Chemistry I (if not taken first year)
PHYS 202

Third Year:
Biochemistry I (with or without lab)
Inorganic Chemistry I
Physical Chemistry I

Fourth Year:
Physical Chemistry II
Instrumental Methods of Analysis
Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
Senior Thesis Research (6 credits)