Major Code: CHEM
BA degree awarded
46 hours to complete
16 courses required
For the Declaration of Major Form, contact the department:

Requirements

Entry at 141 level:

Non-chemistry requirements: Math 111, Phys 141/141L or Phys151/151L, Phys 142/142L or Phys152/152L, Biol 141/141L.

Chemistry (core) courses:  Chem 141/141L, 142/142L, 221, 221L (or 226L), 222, 222L (or 227L), 260, 260L, 300 (or 331), 301 (or 350).

Electives: Three hours of electives. (Can be any combination of lab and/or lecture courses at the 230 level or higher. Please note that 399R/499R do not count towards the elective for B.A. majors.)

Note: Chem 110, 120, 130, 399, 475R and 497 may not be used to satisfy departmental major requirements.

Entry at 221z level:

Non-chemistry requirements: Math 111, Phys 141/141L or Phys151/151L, Phys 142/142L or Phys152/152L, Biol 141/141L.

Chemistry (core) courses:  AP credit 141/141L, 221Z, 221L (or 226L), 222Z, 222L (or 227L), 260, 260L, 300 (or 331), 301 (or 350).

Electives: Six hours of electives. (Can be any combination of lab and/or lecture courses at the 230 level or higher. Please note that 399R /499R do not count towards the elective for B.A. majors.)

Note: Chem 110, 120, 130, 399, 475R and 497 may not be used to satisfy departmental major requirements.

All courses taken to meet chemistry major requirements must be taken for a letter grade.