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Minor in Chemistry

This program requires completion of twenty-one (21) credits, as follows:

Required courses

Sixteen (16) credits:

  • CHEM - 111 General Chemistry I
  • CHEM - 112 General Chemistry Laboratory I
  • CHEM - 113 General Chemistry II
  • CHEM - 114 General Chemistry Laboratory II
  • CHEM - 230 Organic Chemistry I
  • CHEM - 231 Organic Chemistry II
  • CHEM - 232 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I

Elective

A minimum of five (5) credits chosen from the following:

  • CHEM - 234 Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
  • CHEM - 260 Analytical Chemistry
  • CHEM - 311 Environmental Chemistry
  • CHEM - 340 Physical Chemistry I
  • CHEM - 350 Biochemistry I
  • CHEM - 356 Fundamentals of Biochemistry
  • CHEM - 386 Special Topics in Chemistry
  • CHEM - 332 Medicinal Chemistry¬†

For students who have already taken General Chemistry I & II prior to June 2010, speak to your adviser about requirements.

A minor in Chemistry complements the curriculum of students pursuing a major in Biology, Physics or Environmental Science, and may be beneficial to humanities majors who wish to pursue a medical career.