B.S. in Chemistry with a Concentration in Biochemistry

Major Requirements/Chemistry (24 credits) 1, 2
CE-111General Chemistry I3
CE-111LGeneral Chemistry Laboratory I1
CE-112General Chemistry II3
CE-112LGeneral Chemistry Laboratory II1
CE-241Organic Chemistry I3
CE-241LOrganic Chemistry Laboratory I2
CE-242Organic Chemistry II3
CE-242LOrganic Chemistry Laboratory II2
CE-311Chemical Literature1
CE-342Physical Chemistry II3
CE-342LPhysical Chemistry II Laboratory1
(Chemistry courses satisfy Natural Science (NS) in General Education
(Satifies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
Concentration Requirements/Biochemistry (18 credits)
CE-331Biochemistry I3
CE-331LBiochemistry I Laboratory1
CE-332Biochemistry II3
CE-225Bioanalytical Chemistry3
CE-225LBioanalytical Chemistry Laboratory2
Select 2 of the following:6
Advanced Organic Chemistry
OR Chemistry Special Topics Course (CE498)
Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (Co-requisite Lab CE-401L)
Computational Chemistry and Molecular Modeling
Research in Chemistry
Statistics with Applications
Interdisciplinary Requirements (25 credits)
BY-110Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology4
MA-125Calculus with Analytic Geometry I4
MA-126Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
(MA-125 or MA-126 satisfy Mathematics in General Education)
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
Select 1 of the following courses:3
Introduction to Genetics
General Microbiology
Cell Biology
Molecular Biology
Free Electives (20 credits) 3
Select up to 20 credits of free electives 320
General Education Requirements (33 credits) 4
Complete 33 credits as outlined on the General Education table 433
Total Credits120


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

B.S. in Chemistry with a Concentration in Biochemistry
Sequence Chart

First Year
CE-111 General Chemistry I3CE-112 General Chemistry II3
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 I4BY-110 Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology4
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
Semester Credits14Semester Credits15
Second Year
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-225 Bioanalytical Chemistry3
PH-211L General Physics with Calculus Laboratory I1CE-225L Bioanalytical Chemistry Laboratory2
PH-212 General Physics with Calculus II4
Gen*Ed Social Science3PH-212L General Physics with Calculus Laboratory II1
Gen*Ed Historical Persp or Social Science3
Semester Credits16Semester Credits15
Third Year
CE-331 Biochemistry I3CE-342 Physical Chemistry II3
CE-331L Biochemistry I Laboratory1CE-342L Physical Chemistry II Laboratory1
Chemistry Elective (See Curriculum Chart)4CE-332 Biochemistry II3
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives3Gen*Ed Literature3
Gen*Ed Aesthetics3CE-410 Seminar1
CE-311 Chemical Literature1Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity or Global Understanding3
 Free Electives3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits17
Fourth Year
Biology Elective (See Curriculum Chart)3Chemistry Elective (See Curriculum Chart)3
Gen*Ed World Language3Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives3
Free Electives9Free Electives7
Semester Credits15Semester Credits13
Total Credits 120