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    Aug 18, 2022  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemistry Major, BS, ACS Certified

The Bachelor of Science degree is available to students who intend to pursue graduate study in chemistry as well as careers in chemistry and the sciences. Students completing the requirements listed below will receive a degree certification from the American Chemical Society.

College Requirements

Arts and Sciences  



Major Requirements


The curriculum for the Chemistry Major, BS in Chemistry is approved by the Committee on Professional Training of the American Chemical Society and will be certified as such upon completion of the required courses. Although not required for the major, certain additional cognitive courses are strongly recommended for students intending to become chemists: MATH 251 - Matrix Algebra I ; BIOL 150 - Organismal and Ecological Biology *; STAT 251 - Probability and Statistics for Scientists and Engineers .

Honors Concentration – Chemistry

Candidates for the honors concentration must fulfill all of the requirements for either the Bachelor of Science in Chemistry or the regular Bachelor of Science degree and must satisfy the following stipulations:



* Meets University General Education Requirement