Chemistry Major

CHEM 1171
1171L
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry I Lab
4
CHEM 1172
1172L
General Chemistry II
and General Chemistry II Lab
4
CHEM 2271
2271L
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry I Lab
4
CHEM 2272
2272L
Organic Chemistry II
and Organic Chemistry II Lab
4
CHEM 2282
2282L
Chemical Analysis
and Chemical Analysis Lab
4
CHEM/BIOL 3323LBiochemistry Lab1
CHEM/BIOL 3324Biochemistry I3
CHEM 3361
3361L
Physical Chemistry I
and Physical Chemistry I Lab
4
CHEM 3362
3362L
Physical Chemistry II
and Physical Chemistry II Lab
4
CHEM 3326Chemical Instrumentation3
CHEM 3326LInstrumental-Analytical Chemistry Lab3
CHEM 3341Advanced Inorganic Chemistry3
MATH 1141Calculus I for Chemistry, Engineering, and Physics Majors4
or MATH 1171 Calculus I
MATH 1142Calculus II for Chemistry, Engineering, and Physics Majors4
or MATH 1172 Calculus II
MATH 2243Calculus III for Chemistry, Engineering, and Physics Majors4
or MATH 2273 Multivariable Calculus
PHYS 1171
1171L
General Physics I
and General Physics I Lab
4
PHYS 1172
1172L
General Physics II
and General Physics II Lab
4
Total Credits61

Magis Core Curriculum

Beginning with the Class of 2023, all undergraduate students will be required to complete the Magis Core Curriculum. Please refer to the Curricula section of this undergraduate catalog for a detailed explanation of the Magis Core.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
CHEM 1171 General Chemistry I 3
CHEM 1171L General Chemistry I Lab 1
MATH 1141
Calculus I for Chemistry, Engineering, and Physics Majors
or Calculus I
4
PHYS 1171 General Physics I 3
PHYS 1171L General Physics I Lab 1
Core Courses 6
 Credits18
Spring
CHEM 1172 General Chemistry II 3
CHEM 1172L General Chemistry II Lab 1
MATH 1142
Calculus II for Chemistry, Engineering, and Physics Majors
or Calculus II
4
PHYS 1172 General Physics II 3
PHYS 1172L General Physics II Lab 1
Core Courses 6
 Credits18
Second Year
Fall
CHEM 2271 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHEM 2271L Organic Chemistry I Lab 1
MATH 2243
Calculus III for Chemistry, Engineering, and Physics Majors
or Multivariable Calculus
4
Core Courses and Electives 9
 Credits17
Spring
CHEM 2272 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHEM 2272L Organic Chemistry II Lab 1
CHEM 2282 Chemical Analysis 3
CHEM 2282L Chemical Analysis Lab 1
Core Courses and Electives 9
 Credits17
Third Year
Fall
CHEM 3326 Chemical Instrumentation 1 3
CHEM 3361 Physical Chemistry I 3
CHEM 3361L Physical Chemistry I Lab 1
Core Courses and Electives 6
 Credits13
Spring
CHEM 3326L Instrumental-Analytical Chemistry Lab 1 3
CHEM 3362 Physical Chemistry II 3
CHEM 3362L Physical Chemistry II Lab 1
Core Courses and Electives 9
 Credits16
Fourth Year
Fall
CHEM 3341 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry 1 3
Core Courses and Electives 12
 Credits15
Spring
CHEM 3323L
Biochemistry Lab 1
or Biochemistry Lab
1
CHEM 3324
Biochemistry I 1
or Biochemistry I
3
Core Courses and Electives 12
 Credits16
 Total Credits130

Students are encouraged to meet with their academic advisors in the Department to discuss variations of the recommended Plan of Study, for example to pursue study abroad and/or research opportunities.