Minor in Chemistry

Effective Fall 2018

A student may complete a minor in chemistry by finishing the following course work with grades of “C” or better. (A student pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in biochemistry may not obtain a minor in chemistry.)

General Chemistry (10 credit hours)

  • CHEM 1401-4: General Chemistry I
  • CHEM 1402-1: General Chemistry Laboratory I
  • CHEM 1411-4: General Chemistry II
  • CHEM 1412-1: General Chemistry Laboratory II

Organic Chemistry (10 credit hours)

  • CHEM 3101-3: Organic Chemistry I
  • CHEM 3102-2: Organic Chemistry I Lab
  • CHEM 3111-3: Organic Chemistry II
  • CHEM 3112-2: Organic Chemistry II Lab

Additional Chemistry Courses

Select a minimum of 9 credit hours*

  • CHEM 4001-3: Analytical Chemistry
  • CHEM 4002-1: Analytical Chemistry Laboratory
  • CHEM 4011-3: Instrumental Analysis
  • CHEM 4012-2: Instrumental Analysis Laboratory
  • CHEM 4101-3: Physical Chemistry: Quantum Mechanics and Molecular Spectroscopy (If not taking CHEM 4701)
  • CHEM 4102-1: Experimental Physical Chemistry: Quantum Mechanics and Molecular Spectroscopy
  • CHEM 4111-3: Physical Chemistry: Thermodynamics and Kinetics (If not taking CHEM 4701)
  • CHEM 4112-1: Experimental Physical Chemistry: Thermodynamics and Kinetics
  • CHEM 4301-3: Inorganic Chemistry I (If not taking CHEM 4711)
  • CHEM 4311-3: Inorganic Chemistry II (If not taking CHEM 4711)
  • CHEM 4421-3: Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds
  • CHEM 4501-3: Mass Spectrometry Instrumentation and Use
  • CHEM 4502-3: Bioanalytical Techniques
  • CHEM 4511-3: Forensic Chemistry
  • CHEM 4521-3: Environmental Chemistry
  • CHEM 4601-3: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
  • CHEM 4801-3: Molecular Photochemistry
  • CHEM 4811-3: Molecular Symmetry and Chemical Applications of Group Theory
  • CHEM 5401-3: Advanced Organic Chemistry: Synthesis
  • CHEM 5411-3: Advanced Organic Chemistry: Mechanisms

* Students pursuing a B.S. in Biology must select courses that are not part of their degree program requirements in order to complete a chemistry minor. All students should familiarize themselves with the prerequisite requirements for these courses.