B.S. in Chemistry with a Concentration in Advanced Chemistry (American Chemical Society Certified Program) (CE.ACS.BS)

B.S. in Chemistry with a Concentration in Advanced Chemistry (American Chemical Society Certified Program) (CE.ACS.BS)

Major Requirements/Chemistry (55 credits) 1, 2
CE-111General Chemistry I3
CE-111RGeneral Chemistry I Recitation1
CE-111LGeneral Chemistry Laboratory I1
CE-112General Chemistry II3
CE-112RGeneral Chemistry II Recitation1
CE-112LGeneral Chemistry Laboratory II1
CE-221Analytical Chemistry I Quantitative Analysis3
CE-221LAnalytical Chemistry I Laboratory Quantitative Analysis1
CE-241Organic Chemistry I3
CE-241LOrganic Chemistry Laboratory I1
CE-242Organic Chemistry II3
CE-242LOrganic Chemistry Laboratory II1
CE-314Chemical Literature and Seminar3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse in General Education)
CE-322Analytical Chemistry II Instrumental Analysis3
CE-322LAnalytical Chemistry II Laboratory2
CE-333LBiochemistry Laboratory1
CE-341Physical Chemistry I3
CE-341LPhysical Chemistry I Laboratory1
CE-342Physical Chemistry II3
CE-342LPhysical Chemistry II Laboratory1
CE-401Advanced Inorganic Chemistry3
CE-401LAdvanced Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory1
CE-350Research in Chemistry3
(Chemistry courses satisfy Natural Science (NS) in General Education)
Select two courses from the following list:6
NMR Spectroscopy
Methods of Inorganic Chemistry
Advanced Analytical Chemistry
Advanced Organic Chemistry
Advanced Biochemistry
Computational Chemistry and Molecular Modeling
Medicinal Chemistry
Interdisciplinary Requirements (16 credits)
MA-125Calculus with Analytic Geometry I4
MA-126Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
(MA-125 or MA-126 satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
PH-211General Physics with Calculus I3
PH-211LGeneral Physics with Calculus Laboratory I1
PH-212General Physics with Calculus II3
PH-212LGeneral Physics with Calculus Laboratory II1
Free Electives (16 credits) 2
Select up to 16 free elective credits 216
General Education Requirements (33 credits) 3
Complete 33 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 333
Total Credits120

Students who major in this concentration cannot also major in the Biochemistry concentration.


Please consult with your advisor regarding the required number of free elective credits that must be completed.


The General Education curriculum requires the completion of 45 credits. However, students may be able to share credits from within their major or interdisciplinary requirements. Please consult with your advisor to determine which General Education courses must be completed


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

B.S. in Chemistry with a Concentration in Advanced Chemistry (American Chemical Society Approved Program)
Sequence Chart

First Year
CE-111 General Chemistry I3CE-112 General Chemistry II3
CE-111R General Chemistry I Recitation1CE-112R General Chemistry II Recitation1
CE-111L General Chemistry Laboratory I1CE-112L General Chemistry Laboratory II1
IT-102 Information Technology for Scientists3MA-126 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
MA-125 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I4EN-102 College Composition II3
EN-101 College Composition I3Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Second Year
CE-241 Organic Chemistry I3CE-242 Organic Chemistry II3
CE-241L Organic Chemistry Laboratory I1CE-242L Organic Chemistry Laboratory II1
PH-211 General Physics with Calculus I3CE-221 Analytical Chemistry I Quantitative Analysis3
PH-211L General Physics with Calculus Laboratory I1CE-221L Analytical Chemistry I Laboratory Quantitative Analysis1
Gen*Ed Social Science3PH-212 General Physics with Calculus II3
Gen*Ed Aesthetics3PH-212L General Physics with Calculus Laboratory II1
 Gen*Ed Historical or Social Science Persp.3
Semester Credits14Semester Credits15
Third Year
CE-314 Chemical Literature and Seminar3CE-342 Physical Chemistry II3
CE-333 Biochemistry3CE-342L Physical Chemistry II Laboratory1
CE-333L Biochemistry Laboratory1CE-350 Research in Chemistry3
CE-341 Physical Chemistry I3Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity or Global Understanding3
CE-341L Physical Chemistry I Laboratory1Gen*Ed Literature3
CE-401 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry3Free Electives3
CE-401L Advanced Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory1 
Semester Credits15Semester Credits16
Fourth Year
CE-322 Analytical Chemistry II Instrumental Analysis3Chemistry Elective (see curriculum chart)3
CE-322L Analytical Chemistry II Laboratory2Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives3
Chemistry Elective (see Curriculum chart)3Free Electives9
Gen*Ed World Language3 
Free Electives4 
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Total Credits 120