Recommended Course Sequence for BS in Chemistry-Biochemistry

Semester 1

     
CHEM 1010 Principles of Chemistry I # 3.0
MATH 1050 College Algebra # 4.0
ENGL 1010 Introduction to Writing 3.0
You Choose American Institutions 3.0
You Choose Fine Arts 3.0
  Total 16.0

Semester 2

     
CHEM 1210 Principles of Chemistry I 3.0
CHEM 1215 Principles of Chemistry I Lab 1.0
MATH 1060 Trigonometry ** 3.0
BIOL 1610 College Biology I 4.0
BIOL 1615 College Biology I Lab 3.0
ENGL 2020 Intermediate Writing 3.0
  Total 16.0
 

Semester 3

     
CHEM 1220 Principles of Chemistry II 4.0
CHEM 1225 Principles of Chemistry II Lab 1.0
MATH 1210 Calculus I 5.0
BIOL 1620 College Biology II 3.0
BIOL 1625 College Biology II Lab 1.0
  Total 14.0

Semester 4

     
CHEM 2310 Organic Chemistry I 4.0
CHEM 2315 Organic Chemistry I Lab 1.0
MATH 1220 Calculus II 5.0
You Choose Humanities Course 3.0
PES 1097 or HLTH 1100 Fitness for Life or Personal Health & Wellness 2.0
  Total 15.0
 

Semester 5

     
CHEM 2320 Organic Chemistry II 4.0
CHEM 2325 Organic Chemistry II Lab 1.0
PHYS 2210 Physics for Scientists & Engineers I 4.0
PHYS 2215 Physics for Scientists & Engineers I Lab 1.0
PHIL 2050 Ethics & Values 3.0
You Choose Social/Behavioral Science 3.0
CHEM 490R Chemistry Seminar 0.5
  Total 16.5

Semester 6

     
CHEM 3600 Biochemistry 3.0
CHEM 3605 Biochemistry Lab 1.0
PHYS 2220 Physics for Scientists & Engineers II 4.0
PHYS 2225 Physics for Scientists & Engineers II Lab 1.0
BIOL 3400 Cell Biology 3.0
BIOL 3405 Cell Biology Lab 1.0
You Choose Biology Elective * 3.0
CHEM 490R Chemistry Seminar 0.5
  Total 16.5
 

Semester 7

     
CHEM 3000 Analytical Chemistry 2.0
CHEM 3005 Analytical Chemistry Lab 2.0
CHEM 3200 Chemistry Literature 1.0
You Choose Chemistry Upper-Division Electives ** 3.0
You Choose Biology Electives * 8.0
CHEM 490R Chemistry Seminar 0.5
  Total 16.5

Semester 8

     
CHEM 4000 Instrumental Analysis 2.0
CHEM 4005 Instrumental Analysis Lab 2.0
CHEM 3090 Physical Chemistry Applications in Biology 3.0
CHEM 3620 Biochemistry II 3.0
You Choose Biology Electives * 6.0
CHEM 490R Chemistry Seminar 0.5
  Total 16.5
 
  • * Choose from BIOL 3300, BIOL 3500, BIOL 3515, BIOL 3550, BIOL 3650, BIOL 4300, BIOL 4450, BIOL 4455, ZOOL 2320, ZOOL 2420, ZOOL 4300
  • ** Choose any upper-division CHEM not previously taken, with the exception of CHEM 3060 or CHEM 3070.
  • # Courses are not required for major but are often completed as pre-requisites for MATH 1210 or as reviews.

TOTAL BS PROGRAM CREDITS: 124.0