The degree requirements for a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in chemistry requires a minimum of 124 semester hours. A minor is required for all emphases except Pharmaceutical Chemistry.
Students majoring in chemistry may complete the last 34 hours of their degree at an accredited school of engineering, provided a cooperative program leading to both a BS degree in chemistry and BS degree in engineering has been established by both schools.
General Education Component* (47-54 hours)
Basic Skills** (12 hours)
General Education Electives (35-42 hours)
Sciences** (9-10 hours)
Social Studies (3 hours)
Political Studies (3 hours)
Producing and Consuming (5-6 hours)
Fine Arts and Aesthetic Studies (2-3 hours)
Cultural Studies (3-5 hours)
Health and Well Being (4-6 hours)
Human Heritage (6 hours)
*See General Education Requirements for All Baccalaureate Degrees for specific areas and courses.
**MATH 150 and core chemistry courses required in the major will fulfill a part of each of these requirements.