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Chemistry Major: General Chemistry Concentration, B.A.; B.S.

B.A. and B.S. degrees
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Program Requirements

Chemistry Foundation I (28 hours)

CHM 131General Chemistry I

4(3-3)

CHM 132General Chemistry II

4(3-3)

CHM 211QRQuantitative Analysis

4(2-6)

CHM 331Inorganic Chemistry

3(2-4)

CHM 343Organic Chemistry I: Foundations

4(4-0)

CHM 349Organic Chemistry Laboratory

2(0-6)

CHM 353Physical Chemistry

5(5-0)

CHM 357Physical Chemistry Laboratory

2(0-4)

Chemistry Foundation II (3-6 hours)

Select either CHM 425 or CHM 521/CHM 522:
CHM 425Introductory Biochemistry

3(3-0)

CHM 521Biochemistry I

3(3-0)

CHM 522Biochemistry II

3(3-0)

Chemistry Research (3 hours)

CHM 491WIUndergraduate Research

1-3(Spec)

Other Requirements (18 hours)

MTH 132Calculus I

4(4-0)

MTH 133Calculus II

4(4-0)

PHY 145QRUniversity Physics I

4(4-0)

PHY 146University Physics II

4(4-0)

PHY 175University Physics Laboratory I

1(0-2)

PHY 176University Physics Laboratory II

1(0-2)

Note: The MTH and PHY courses must be completed prior to enrolling in CHM 353.

Elective Advanced Courses (5-7 hours)

Select two of the following:
CHM 347Organic Chemistry II: Mechanisms and Synthesis

2(2-0)

CHM 348Organic Chemistry II: Bioorganic

2(2-0)

CHM 511Advanced Analytical Chemistry

4(2-4)

CHM 522Biochemistry II

3(3-0)

CHM 531Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

3(3-0)

CHM 555Advanced Physical Chemistry

3(3-0)

CHM 556Applied Quantum Chemistry

3(3-0)

Notes:

You may only count ONE of CHM 347, CHM 348 for this concentration.

You may only count ONE of CHM 555, CHM 556 for this concentration.

Electives (3-8 hours)

Sufficient 500-level advanced courses to meet the minimum credit hour requirement. Select from the following:

CHM 511Advanced Analytical Chemistry

4(2-4)

CHM 522Biochemistry II

3(3-0)

CHM 527Biochemistry Laboratory

1(0-4)

CHM 528Bioanalytical Techniques Laboratory

2(1-3)

CHM 531Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

3(3-0)

CHM 541Intermediate Organic Chemistry

3(3-0)

CHM 547Advanced Synthesis Laboratory

2(1-3)

CHM 551Materials Chemistry: Inorganics and Nanomaterials

3(3-0)

CHM 555Advanced Physical Chemistry

3(3-0)

CHM 561Polymer Chemistry

3(3-0)

CHM 562Industrial Chemistry

3(3-0)

CHM 566Introduction to Biomaterials

3(3-0)

CHM 567Polymer Science Laboratory

2(1-3)

CHM 568Pharmaceutical Chemistry

3(3-0)

CHM 571Topics in Chemistry

1-9(Spec)

CHM 583Seminar in Chemistry

1-2(Spec)

Note: Other courses may be substituted only with permission of a chemistry major advisor.

Total: 61-69 semester hours