May 24, 2018  
2012-2013 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2012-2013 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

Chemistry, B.S.

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs for A&S

The Bachelor of Science program offers students the opportunity to prepare for careers in chemistry or related professions. With its heavier concentration in science and mathematics, it prepares a student for positions in the chemical industry or for graduate school.

General Education Requirements (A&S)

In addition to major requirements, students must meet the General Education Requirements that correlate to their degree.

Major GPA and Grade Requirements

Students must maintain a minimum grade point average of 2.0 in courses required to complete the major. All courses required for the major must be taken for a letter grade.

Requirements for the Major

Required credits: 71–72

Chemistry electives

  • 6 credits of advanced chemistry electives 6 credit(s)

Physics courses

8 credits of physics as follows: 

Mathematics courses

11 or 12 credits of mathematics as follows: 


It is strongly recommended that both M 240  and M 242  be taken.

Computer Science course

3 credits of computer science as follows:

Additional Information:

At least one year of study in a language other than English is strongly recommended.

All courses required for the major must be taken for a letter grade, and may not be taken on a Pass/No Pass basis. In order to complete the B.S. program in four years it is essential that students enroll in CH 110 -CH 111  in their first year.

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs for A&S