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Requirements

University and College Core

English Composition (6 hours)

  • EN 1103 English Comp I or EN 1163 Accelerated Comp I or EN 1183 Honors Comp I
  • EN 1113 English Comp II or EN 1173 Accelerated Comp II or EN 1193 Honors Comp II

Foreign Language (0-6 hours)

  • 2nd semester proficiency in a foreign language

Humanities (6 hours)

  • 3 hours English Literature - see A&S Requirements
  • 3 hours History - see A&S Requirements

Mathematics (6 hours)

  • MA 1713 Calculus I
  • MA 1723 Calculus II

Fine Arts (3 hours)

  • See A&S Requirements

Natural Sciences

  • For chemistry/pre-med students this requirements is satisfied by the major requirements and technical electives. Consult Advisor for specifics.

Social Sciences (6 hours)

  • PSY 1013 General Psychology
  • 3 hours chosen from courses listed (not psychology) - see A&S Requirements

Major Core 51 hours

Chemistry (42 hours)

  • CH 1141 Professional Chemistry: Paths
  • CH 1234 Integrated Chemistry I
  • CH 1244 Integrated Chemistry II
  • CH 2141 Professional Chemistry: Tools
  • CH 2311 Analytical Chemistry I Laboratory
  • CH 2313 Analytical Chemistry I
  • CH 3141 Professional Chemistry: Literature
  • CH 4141 Professional Chemistry: Research
  • CH 4213 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
  • CH 4351 Analytical Chemistry Lab II
  • CH 4353 Analytical Chemistry II
  • CH 4404 Biophysical Chemistry
  • CH 4534 Integrated Organic Chemistry I
  • CH 4544 Integrated Organic Chemistry II
  • CH 4603 Undergraduate Research
  • CH 4711 Senior Seminar
  • BCH 4603 General Biochemistry

Physics (9 hours)

  • PH 1113 General Physics I or PH 2213 Physics I
  • PH 1123 General Physics II or PH 2223 Physics II
  • PH 1133 General Physics III or PH 2233 Physics III

Technical Electives (31 hours)

  • BIO 1134 Biology I
  • BIO 1144 Biology II
  • BIO 2103 Cell Biology or BCH 4713 Molecular Biology
  • BIO 3304 General Microbiology
  • BIO 3103 Genetics I or BIO 4133 Human Genetics
  • BIO 3504 Comparative Anatomy
  • BIO 4413 Immunology
  • BIO 4513 Animal Physiology
  • BCH 4613 General Biochemistry

General Electives

  • Number of credit hours needed to bring the total number of credit hours to 124. Consult advisor.

Total hours needed for major: 124

Note:

  • CH 1234 can be replaced by CH 1213 and CH 1211
  • CH 1244 can be replaced by CH 1223 and CH 1221
  • CH 4534 can be replaced by CH 4513 and CH 4511
  • CH 4544 can be replaced by CH 4523 and CH 4521
  • CH 4404 can be replaced by CH 4413 and CH 4411 or CH 4423 and CH 4411

Sample Curriculum

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FRESHMAN YEAR

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Credit Course Credit
CH 1141 - Prof. Chem.: Paths 1 CH 2141 - Prof. Chem.: Tools 1
CH 1213 - Chemistry I 3 CH 1223 - Chemistry II 3
CH 1211 - Chemistry I Lab 1 CH 1221 - Chemistry II Lab 1
MA 1713 - Calculus I 3 MA 1723 - Calculus II 3
EN 1103 - English Composition I 3 EN 1113 - English Composition II 3
FLX - Foreign Language I 3 FLX - Foreign Language II 3
Humanitiesa 3 Fine Art Elective 3
Total Credit Hours 17 Total Credit Hours 17

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SOPHMORE YEAR

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Credit Course Credit
CH 3141 - Prof. Chem.: Lit. 1 CH 4141 - Prof. Chem.: Research 1
CH 4513 - Organic Chemistry I 3 CH 4523 - Organic Chemistry II 3
CH 4511 - Organic I Lab 1 CH 4511 - Organic II Lab 1
CH 2313 - Analytical Chemistry I 3 CH 4353 - Analytical Chemistry II 3
CH 2311 - Analytical I Lab 1 CH 4351 - Analytical II Lab 1
PH 2213 - Physics I or
PH 1113 - General Physics I
3 PH 2223 - Physics II or
PH 1123 - General Physics II
3
BIO 1134 - Biology I 4 BIO 1144 - Biology II 4
Total Credit Hours 16 Total Credit Hours 16

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JUNIOR YEAR

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Credit Course Credit
BCH 4603 - General Biochemistry 3 BCH 4613 - General Biochemistry II 3
PSY 1013 - General Psychology 3 BIO 3103 - Genetics I 3
PH 2233 - Physics III or
PH 1133 - General Physics III
3 BIO 4504 - Comp. Vert. Embry. 4
BIO 3504 - Comparative Anatomy 4 BIO 4413 - Immunology 3
BIO 3304 - General Microbiology 4 Humanities Electivea 3
Total Credit Hours 17 Total Credit Hours 16

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SENIOR YEAR

Fall Semester Spring Semester
Course Credit Course Credit
CH 4213 - Advanced Inorganic 3 CH 4711 - Senior Seminar 1
CH 4404 - Biophysical Chemistryc 4 CH 4603 - Undergraduate Research 3
Social Science Electiveb 3 BIO 4513 - Animal Physiology 3
General Electived 3 General Electived 3
General Electived 3
Total Credit Hours 13 Total Credit Hours 13

aHistory 3 hours English Literature 3 hours
bNot psychology, see Arts and Sciences requirements
cMay be replaced by CH 4413 and CH 4411
dAny course with college credit to bring the total number of credit hours to 124.

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