Chemistry

Curriculum

Dr. Jessica Epstein, Chairperson

The Chemistry Department offers a Chemistry major and minor and a Chemistry major with a concentration in Forensic Science.

Requirements for Chemistry Major

Degree of Bachelor of Science

Twelve of the required credits for the major count towards the Core Curriculum Requirements.

CH-131General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis I 14
CH-131LGeneral Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis I Lab0
CH-132General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis II 14
CH-132LGeneral Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis II Lab0
CH-251Organic Chemistry I4
CH-251LOrganic Chemistry I Lab0
CH-252Organic Chemistry II4
CH-252LOrganic Chemistry II Lab0
CH-329Analytical Chemistry4
CH-365Physical Chemistry I4
CH-366Physical Chemistry II4
CH-449Inorganic Chemistry4
CH-460Instrumental Analysis4
CH-499Research in Chemistry (Capstone, WI)3
MA-143Differential Calculus 24
MA-144Integral Calculus 24
MA-273Multivariable Calculus I4
PC-185General Physics I3
PC-187General Physics Laboratory I1
PC-186General Physics II3
PC-188General Physics Laboratory II1
Total Credits59

Requirements for a Chemistry Major with a Concentration in Forensic Science

Twelve of the required credits for the major count towards the Core Curriculum Requirements.

CH-131General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis I 14
CH-131LGeneral Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis I Lab0
CH-132General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis II 14
CH-132LGeneral Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis II Lab0
CH-251Organic Chemistry I4
CH-251LOrganic Chemistry I Lab0
CH-252Organic Chemistry II4
CH-252LOrganic Chemistry II Lab0
CH-329Analytical Chemistry4
CH-365Physical Chemistry I4
CH-366Physical Chemistry II4
CH-460Instrumental Analysis4
CH-499Research in Chemistry (Capstone, WI)3
MA-143Differential Calculus 24
MA-144Integral Calculus 24
MA-273Multivariable Calculus I4
PC-185General Physics I3
PC-187General Physics Laboratory I1
PC-186General Physics II3
PC-188General Physics Laboratory II1
Additional courses:
BI-183General Biology I3
BI-185General Biology I Lab1
BI-184General Biology II3
BI-186General Biology II Lab1
CH-361Criminalistics and Forensic Science3
CH-442Biochemistry I3
CJ-165Introduction to Criminology3
CJ-316Criminal Evidence3
CJ-405Crime Investigation3
CJ-406Homicide: Investigation and Prosecution3
Total Credits81

Special Notes on Requirements for Chemistry Majors

Requirements for Chemistry Minor

Six of the required credits for the minor count towards the Core Curriculum Requirements.

CH-131General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis I 14
CH-131LGeneral Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis I Lab0
CH-132General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis II 14
CH-132LGeneral Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis II Lab0
CH-251Organic Chemistry I4
CH-251LOrganic Chemistry I Lab0
CH-252Organic Chemistry II4
CH-252LOrganic Chemistry II Lab0
CH-329Analytical Chemistry4
Choose one of the following3 - 4
CH-365
Physical Chemistry I
CH-353
Medicinal Chemistry
CH-442
Biochemistry I
CH-449
Inorganic Chemistry
CH-460
Instrumental Analysis
Total Credits23-24