Department of Chemistry


Chemistry Major (BS)
CHEM 112-112L, 114-114L, General Chemistry I and II (8 credits)
CHEM 226-226L, 228-228L, Organic Chemistry I and II (8 credits)
CHEM 332-332L, Analytical Chemistry (4 credits)
CHEM 342, Thermodynamics (3 credits)
CHEM 390, Advanced Laboratory Techniques (3 credits)
CHEM 444, Quantum Theory of Matter (3 credits)
CHEM 452, Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (3 credits)
CHEM 4990, Senior Seminar (1 Credit)
CHEM 491, Introduction to Research (1-2 credits)
Chemistry electives (3-4 credits)
Total: 38 credits
Recommended supporting courses:
MATH 123, 125, 225, Calculus I, II and III (12 credits)
PHYS 211-211L, 213-213L, University Physics I & II (8 credits)

Forensic Science Specialization
CHEM 112-112L, 114-114L, General Chemistry I and II (8 credits)
CHEM 326-326L, 228-228L, Organic Chemistry I (4 credits)
CHEM 332-332L, Analytical Chemistry (4 credits)
Choose one (4 credits):
     CHEM 328-328L, Organic Chemistry II
     CHEM 362-362L, Biochemistry
Choose one (1-3 credits):
     CHEM 384, Advanced Laboratory Techniques (1-3 credits)
     CHEM 434, Instrumental Analysis (3 credits)
BIOL 151-151L, General Biology I (4 credits)
BIOL 343-343L, Cell and Molecular Biology (4 credits)
CJUS 313, Crime Scene Investigation (3 credits)
CJUS 314, Criminalistics (3 credits)
CJUS 431, Criminal Law (3 credits)
CJUS 433, Criminal Procedure (3 credits)
Choose one (3 credits)
     BADM 220, Statistics
     MATH 381, Introduction to Probability and Statistics
     PSYC 471, Statistics for Behavioral Sciences
     SOC 209, Statistical Reasoning for Social Science
Choose one sequence (8 credits)
     PHYS 111-111L, 113-113L, Intro to Physics I and II (8 credits)
     PHYS 211-211L, 213-213L, University Physics I and II (8 credits)
Total: 51-53 credits
Recommended supporting courses
     BIOL 331-331L, Microbiology (4 credits)
     CJUS 201, Introduction to Criminal Justice (3 credits)
     CHEM 495, Internship (5-6 credits)
     PSYC 101-101A, General Psychology (3 credits)
     PSYC 451, Psychology of Abnormal Behavior (3 credits)


Chemistry Major (BSEd)
CHEM 112-112L, 114-114L, General Chemistry I & II (8 credits)
CHEM 26-22L, Organic Chemistry I (4 credits)
CHEM 332-332L, Analytical Chemistry (4 credits)
CHEM 342, Thermodynamics (3 credits)
CHEM 390, Advanced Laboratory Techniques (2 credits)
CHEM 452, Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (3 credits)
CHEM 491, Introduction to Research (1-2 credits)
Chemistry electives (7-8 credits)
Total: 33 credits
Recommended supporting courses:
MATH 123, 125, 225, Calculus I, II & III (12 credits)
Choose one sequence (8 credits)
  PHYS 111-111L, 113-113, Introduction to Physics I and II
  PHYS 221-221L, 213-213L, University Physics I and II
BSEd majors must also complete the professional education coursework for Secondary Education, including the secondary methods course, SEED 423, 7-12 Science Methods.

Chemistry Minor
CHEM 112-112L, 114-114L, General Chemistry I and II (8 credits)
CHEM 226-22L, Organic Chemistry I (4 credits)
Chemistry electives (9 credits)
Total: 21 credits