Requirements

Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry
Core Requirements
CHEM 121General Chemistry Laboratory I
CHEM 122General Chemistry Laboratory II
CHEM 131General Chemistry I
CHEM 132General Chemistry II
CHEM 321Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
CHEM 322Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
CHEM 324Junior Seminar
CHEM 331Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 332Organic Chemistry II
CHEM 336Instrumental Techniques of Biochemical Research
CHEM 341Analytical Chemistry
CHEM 414Senior Seminar
CHEM 431Inorganic Chemistry

Emphasis Requirements:

Must complete one of the following emphases: biochemistry, environmental science, forensic science or professional.

Biochemistry Emphasis
(Primarily for those students interested in the health sciences.)
BIO 215General Biology Laboratory I
BIO 216General Biology Laboratory II
BIO 225General Biology I
BIO 226General Biology II
CHEM 441Biochemistry
MATH 121Calculus I
PHYS 141 or
PHYS 204
Introductory General Physics I or
General Physics I
PHYS 142 or
PHYS 205
Introductory General Physics II or
General Physics II
Must take eight or nine (9) hours of upper level electives from BIO.
Environmental Science Emphasis
(Primarily for those students interested in environmental monitoring.)
BIO 215General Biology Laboratory I
BIO 216General Biology Laboratory II
BIO 225General Biology I
BIO 226General Biology II
BIO 414Ecology
ENSC 230Environmental Science
MATH 121Calculus I
PHYS 141Introductory General Physics I
PHYS 142Introductory General Physics II
Forensic Science Emphasis
(Primarily for those students interested in pursuing a career in forensics.)
BIO 215General Biology Laboratory I
BIO 223Human Anatomy & Physiology I
BIO 224Human Anatomy & Physiology II
BIO 225General Biology I
CJC 100Introduction to Criminal Justice
CJC 210Criminal Investigation or other approved CJC elective
CJC 350Criminology or other approved CJC upper-level elective
FSCI 100Introduction to Forensic Science
MATH 121Calculus I
Professional Emphasis
(Primarily for those students interested in a career or a graduate degree in chemistry.)
CHEMCHEM 300 or above (3-4 semester credit hours)
CHEM 342Physical Chemistry I
CHEM 343Physical Chemistry II
MATHMATH 200 or above (3 semester credit hours)
MATH 121Calculus I
PHYS 204General Physics I
PHYS 205General Physics II