Chemistry

To earn a minor in chemistry, students must complete a minimum of twenty-one (21) credit hours in chemistry with a minimum grade of C in each course. Students must take all the necessary prerequisites before enrolling in courses required for the minor:

Required:

  • CHEM-C 105: Principles of Chemistry I (3 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 125 Experimental Chemistry I (2 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 106 Principles of Chemistry II (3 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 126 Experimental Chemistry II (2 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 341 Organic Chemistry I: Lecture (3 cr.)

In addition, students must take one of the following two analytical chemistry courses:

  • CHEM-C 210 Introduction to Quantitative Analytical Chemistry (3 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 310 Analytical Chemistry (3 cr.)

And take one of the following laboratory courses:

  • CHEM-C 211 Introduction to Quantitative and Analytical Chemistry Laboratory (2 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 311 Analytical Chemistry Laboratory (2 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 343 Organic Chemistry I: Laboratory (2 cr.)

Finally, students can select one (or more) course(s) from the following list to complete the 21-credit hour minimum requirement.

  • CHEM-C 342 Organic Chemistry II: Lecture (3 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 344 Organic Chemistry II: Laboratory (2 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 351 Green Chemistry & Sustainability Sciences (4 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 361 Physical Chemistry I (3 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 400 Chemical Information Sources and Services (1 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 430 Inorganic Chemistry (3 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 443 Organic Spectroscopy (3 cr.)
  • CHEM-C 483 Biological Chemistry Lecture (3 cr.)