Recommended Course Sequence for BS in Chemistry-Professional Chemistry

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 4.0
CHEM 1215 Principles of Chemistry I Lab 1.0
MATH 1060 Trigonometry ** 3.0
ENGL 2020 Intermediate Writing - Science/Tech 3.0
PES 1097 or HLTH 1100 Fitness for Life or Personal Health & Wellness 2.0
You Choose Humanities Course 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
You Choose Biology Course 3.0
PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values 3.0
  Total 16.0

Semester 4

     
CHEM 2310 Organic Chemistry I 4.0
CHEM 2315 Organic Chemistry I Lab 1.0
PHYS 2210 Physics for Scientists & Engineers I 4.0
PHYS 2215 Physics for Scientists & Engineers I Lab 1.0
MATH 1220 Calculus II 5.0
  Total 15.0
 

Semester 5

     
CHEM 2320 Organic Chemistry II 4.0
CHEM 2325 Organic Chemistry II Lab 1.0
PHYS 2220 Physics for Scientists & Engineers II 4.0
PHYS 2225 Physics for Scientists & Engineers II Lab 1.0
MATH 2210 Calculus III 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
MATH 2280 Ordinary Differential Equations 3.0
You Choose Chemistry Upper-Division Electives * 1.0
CHEM 490R Chemistry Seminar 0.5
  Total 16.5
 

Semester 7

     
CHEM 3000 Analytical Chemistry 4.0
CHEM 3005 Analytical Chemistry Lab 1.0
CHEM 3200 Chemistry Literature 1.0
You Choose Chemistry Upper-Division Electives ** 3.0
CHEM 3060 Physical Chemistry I 4.0
PHYS 3300 Mathematical Physics 3.0
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 3070 Physical Chemistry II 4.0
CHEM 3100 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry 4.0
CHEM 3115 Physical & Inorganic Chemistry Lab 1.0
CHEM 490R Chemistry Seminar 0.5
  Total 13.5
 
  • * Complete a total of 12.0 Credit Hours of upper-division CHEM courses not previously taken, with the exception of CHEM 3090.
  • With department approval, up to 6 credits of upper-division courses in BIOL, GEOLOGY, MATH, or PHYS may be substituted.
  • ** 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