B.S. in Chemistry

Major Requirements/Chemistry (36 credits) 1
CE-111General Chemistry I3
CE-111LGeneral Chemistry Laboratory I1
CE-112General Chemistry II3
CE-112LGeneral Chemistry Laboratory II1
CE-221Quantitative Analysis3
CE-221LQuantitative Analysis Laboratory2
CE-241Organic Chemistry I3
CE-241LOrganic Chemistry Laboratory I2
CE-242Organic Chemistry II3
CE-242LOrganic Chemistry Laboratory II2
CE-311Chemical Literature1
CE-322Instrumental Analysis3
CE-322LInstrumental Analysis Laboratory1
CE-341Physical Chemistry I3
CE-341LPhysical Chemistry I Laboratory1
CE-410Seminar1
Select 3 credits from Chemistry 400+ level (except CE-499)3
Interdisciplinary Requirements (18 credits)
MA-125Calculus with Analytic Geometry I4
MA-126Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
PH-211General Physics with Calculus I4
PH-211LGeneral Physics with Calculus Laboratory I1
PH-212General Physics with Calculus II4
PH-212LGeneral Physics with Calculus Laboratory II1
Free Electives (38 credits)
Select 38 credits of free electives38
General Education Requirements (36 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar (Select Section "CE")3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with MA-125 or MA-1260
Natural Sciences
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with required CE courses0
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Select 3 credits from Art, Music, Theatre, or Dance3
Technological Literacy
IT-102Information Technology for Scientists3
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with CE-4100
Historical Perspective
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV3
Social Science
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV or select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language6
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Chemistry (CE) designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits128
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Students desiring certification by the ACS should enroll in the CE.ACS program and should consult with the department chair and academic advisor.

Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.

B.S. in Chemistry Sequence Chart

First Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
CE-111 General Chemistry I3CE-112 General Chemistry II3
CE-111L General Chemistry Laboratory I1CE-112L General Chemistry Laboratory II1
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
IT-102 Information Technology for Scientists3MA-126 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
MA-125 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I4Gen*Ed Social Science3
FY-101 First Year Seminar3Free Elective3
Semester Credits17Semester Credits17
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
CE-241 Organic Chemistry I3CE-242 Organic Chemistry II3
CE-241L Organic Chemistry Laboratory I2CE-242L Organic Chemistry Laboratory II2
PH-211 General Physics with Calculus I4CE-221 Quantitative Analysis3
PH-211L General Physics with Calculus Laboratory I1CE-221L Quantitative Analysis Laboratory2
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives3PH-212 General Physics with Calculus II4
Free Elective3PH-212L General Physics with Calculus Laboratory II1
Semester Credits16Semester Credits15
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
CE-341 Physical Chemistry I3CE-311 Chemical Literature1
CE-341L Physical Chemistry I Laboratory1Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity3
Gen*Ed Historical or Social Science Persp.3Gen*Ed Literature3
Gen*Ed Aesthetics & Creativity3400 level Chemistry Elective or Free Elective3
Free Electives6Free Electives6
Semester Credits16Semester Credits16
Fourth Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
CE-410 Seminar1400 level Chemistry Elective3
CE-322 Instrumental Analysis3Gen*Ed Interdisc. Perspect.3
CE-322L Instrumental Analysis Laboratory1Free Electives8
400 level Chemistry Elective or Free Elective3 
Gen*Ed Global Understanding3 
Free Electives6 
Semester Credits17Semester Credits14
Total Credits 128