B.S. Chemistry

(Requirements for students who have completed General Chemistry I and II prior to June 2010.)

This program requires completion of forty-one (41) units in Chemistry, as follows:

Lower Division Courses (25 units):

  • CHEM - 111 General Chemistry I
  • CHEM - 113 General Chemistry II
  • CHEM - 230 Organic Chemistry I
  • CHEM - 231 Organic Chemistry II
  • CHEM - 232 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
  • CHEM - 233 Organic Chemistry Lab II for Majors
  • CHEM - 260 Analytical Chemistry

Upper-division courses (16 units):

  • CHEM - 340 Physical Chemistry I
  • CHEM - 341 Physical Chemistry II
  • CHEM - 356 Fundamentals of Biochemistry
  • CHEM - 420 Inorganic Chemistry

Required supporting courses (16 units):

  • MATH - 109 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
  • MATH - 110 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II
  • PHYS - 110 General Physics I
  • PHYS - 210 General Physics II

ACS certification of B.S. Chemistry requires these additional courses:

  • CHEM - 410 Integrated Lab
  • CHEM - 397 Research Methods & Practice (must take at least one unit)