Major: Chemistry
Concentration: Biochemistry
Degree: Bachelor of Science
Prerequisites (34 credits)
CHEMISTRY 1 REQUIREMENT
  • CHM 2045 General Chemistry I
  • CHM 2045L General Chemistry I Lab
    Acceptable substitutes: CHMX040 & X041, or CHMX045C
CHEMISTRY 2 REQUIREMENT
  • CHM 2046 General Chemistry II
  • CHM 2046L General Chemistry II Lab
    Acceptable substitutes: CHMX046C
ORGANIC REQUIREMENT
  • CHM 2210 Organic Chemistry I
  • CHM 2210L Organic Chemistry I lab
  • CHM 2211 Organic Chemistry II
  • CHM 2211L Organic Chemistry II lab
MAC2311 (GM) Calculus I (4 Credits)
Acceptable substitutes: MACX281
MAC2312 (GM) Calculus II (4 Credits)
Acceptable substitutes: MACX282
PHYSICS REQUIREMENT
  • PHY 2048 Calc-Based Physics I
  • PHY 2048L Calc-Based Physics I lab
  • PHY 2049 Calc-Based Physics II
  • PHY 2049L Calc-Based Physics II lab
Contextual Courses (12 credits)
BSC1010C General Biology I (4 Credits)
BSC1011C General Biology II (4 Credits)
BSC2012C General Biology III (4 Credits)
Major Requirements (41 credits)
MCB3020C Microbial Biology (4 Credits)
Prereqs: BSC1010C, BSC1011C, BSC2012C, CHM2045 & L, and CHM2046 & L
PCB3023C Molecular and Cell Biology (4 Credits)
Prereqs: BSC1010C, BSC1011C, BSC2012C and CHM2210 & L
PCB3063C Genetics (4 Credits)
Prereqs: BSC1010C, BSC1011C, BSC2012C and CHM2210 & L
CHM3120 Quantitative Analytical Chem (3 Credits)
(3 credits) and CHM3120L Quantitative Analytical Lab (1 credit)
  • Prereq:CHM2045, CHM 2045L, CHM 2046, CHM 2046L
BCH4033 Biochemistry (3 Credits)
  • Prereqs: CHM2211, CHM2211L
BCH4033L Biochemistry Lab (1 Credit)
  • Prereq: CHM 3120L Coreq: BCH4033
BCH4034 Biochemistry II (3 Credits)
Prereq: BCH 4033
BCH4034L Biochemistry II Laboratory (1 Credit)
prereq: BCH 4033L; Coreq: BCH 4034
CHM4410 Physical Chemistry I (3 Credits)
(3 credits) and CHM441L Physical Chemistry I Lab (1 credit)
  • Prereqs: CHM 2046, CHM 2046L, PHY 2049, PHY 2049L, MAC 2312
CHM4411 Physical Chemistry II (3 Credits)
(3 credits) and CHM4411L Physical Chemistry II Lab (1 credit)
  • Prereq: CHM 4410, CHM 4410L
CHM3610 Inorganic Chemistry (3 Credits)
Prereqs: CHM 2211, CHM 3120, CHM 3120L
CHM3610L Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory (1 Credit)
Prereq: CHM 3610
CHM4130 Modern Analytical Chemistry (3 Credits)
(3 credits) and CHM4130L Modern Analytical Chemistry Lab (1 credit)
  • Prereq: CHM3120, CHM3120L, CHM 4411, CHM 4411L
CHM4931 Senior Seminar In Chemistry (1 Credit)
Prereq: CHM 4410 Offered Spring only
Major Electives (7 credits)
No more than 4 hours of CHM 4910: Chemical Research (2-4 credits) may be used towards the major electives.
SELECT FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • CHM 3260 Advanced Organic Chemistry (3 credits)
  • CHM 4473 Intro Quantum Chemistry (3 credits)
  • CHM 4620 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (3 credits)
  • CHM 4627 Solid State Chemistry (3 credits)
  • CHM 4910 Chemical Research (2-4 credits)
  • CHM 4930 ST: Chemistry (1-4 credits)
  • CHM 4930 Colloids and Surfaces (3 credits)
  • CHM 4930 Chemical Informatics (3 credits)
  • CHS 4615 Environmental Chemistry (3 credits)
  • CHS 4615 Environmental Chemistry Lab (1 credits)
  • MCB 4021C Molecular Biology Techniques (4 credits)
  • PCB 4233 Immunology (3 credits)
  • CHM 4930 Drug Discovery (3 credits)
Free Electives (2 credits)
MAC 2313, MAS 3105 and PHI 4400 recommended as free electives.
SELECT 2 HRS (3000/4000)
This degree requires a minimum of 120 total hours with 48 upper (3000/4000) level hours. Free electives may be courses in any discipline (provided the required prerequisites are met) and they are the hours needed to satisfy the total hour requirement. These hours may vary (consult your advisor about free elective hours needed to graduate).