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Chemistry: Pre-Medical Professions (Bachelor of Science)

Program Description for Chemistry

Major: Chemistry Concentration: Pre-Medical Professions 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 (25 credits)

CHM3120C Quantitative Analytical Chemis (4 Credits)

Prereqs: CHM 2045, CHM 2045L & CHM 2046, CHM 2046L

BCH4033 Biochemistry (3 Credits)

Prereqs: CHM 2211, CHM 2211L & CHM 3120C

BCH4033L Biochemistry Lab (1 Credit)

CHM4410C Physical Chemistry I (4 Credits)

Prereqs: CHM 2046, CHM 2046L, PHY 2049, PHY 2049L & MAC 2312

CHM4411C Physical Chemistry II (4 Credits)

Prereq: CHM 4410C

CHM3610 Inorganic Chemistry (3 Credits)

Prereq: CHM 2211, CHM 3120C

CHM3610L Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory (1 Credit)

CHM4130C Modern Analytical Chemistry (4 Credits)

Prereqs: CHM 3120C & CHM 4410C

CHM4931 Senior Seminar In Chemistry (1 Credit)

Offered Spring semester only

Major Electives (23 credits)

No more that 4 hours of CHM 4910 may be used towards the major electives.

SELECT 1 FROM THE FOLLOWING:

  • CHM 3260 Advanced Organic Chemistry
  • CHM 4473 Intro Quantum Chemistry
  • CHM 4620 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
  • CHM 4627 Solid State Chemistry
  • CHS 4615 Environmental Chemistry

SELECT_ 1 HOUR FROM THE FOLLOWING:

  • CHS 4615L Environmental Chemistry Lab
  • CHM 4910 Chemical Research

SELECT 19 HRS FROM THE FOLLOWING:

(Must not have been taken for above catagories)

  • CHM 3260 Advanced Organic Chemistry
  • CHM 4473 Intro Quantum Chemistry
  • CHM 4620 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
  • CHM 4627 Solid State Chemistry
  • CHM 4910 Chemical Research
  • CHM 4930 ST: Chemistry
  • CHM 4930 Colloids and Surfaces
  • CHM 4930 Chemical Informatics
  • CHS 4615 Environmental Chemistry
  • CHS 4615L Environmental Chemistry Lab
  • PCB 3023C Molecular and Cell Biology
  • PCB 3063C Genetics
  • MCB 3020C Microbial Biology

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).