Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

The Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry prepares students to function as professional chemists or for advanced studies at the graduate level. The B.S. degree is certified by the American Chemical Society.

Program Requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

Graduation requires completion of a total of 126 credit hours of coursework. In addition to the University Core Curriculum, the following Chemistry courses are required:
For complete program requirement please check the University Catalog.

First Year

  • CHM 1070 General Chemistry I
  • CHM 1100 Chemistry Lab I
  • CHM 1080 General Chemistry II
  • CHM 1120 Chemistry Lab II

Second Year

  • CHM 2270 Organic Chemistry I
  • CHM 2250 Chem Lab I
  • CHM 2290 Organic Chemistry II
  • CHM 2300 Advanced Organic Chem Lab II

Third / Fourth Year

  • CHM 3410 Chemical Thermodynamics
  • CHM 3420 Chemical Dynamics and Quantum Mechanics
  • CHM 3430 P Chem Lab A
  • CHM 3440 P Chem Lab B
  • CHM 3870 Quantitative Analysis
  • CHM 3880 Quant Anal Lab
  • CHM 4010 Inorganic Chemistry
  • CHM 4710 Biochemistry
  • CHM 4810 Instrumental Analysis
  • CHM 4820 Instrumentation Lab
  • CHM 4990 Senior Assessment
  • One chemistry elective