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Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Chemistry

Chemistry Major Requirements 69-70 units

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Lower Division Chemistry Core Courses 30 units

CHEM 120* General Chemistry I 3 units

CHEM 120L General Chemistry I Laboratory 1 unit

CHEM 120R General Chemistry I Recitation 1 unit

CHEM 121 General Chemistry II 3 units

CHEM 121L General Chemistry II Laboratory 1 unit

CHEM 121R General Chemistry II Recitation 1 unit

CHEM 252 Analytical Chemistry 3 units

CHEM 252L Analytical Chemistry Techniques 1 unit

MATH 180 Calculus I 4 units

MATH 181 Calculus II 4 units

PSCI 223C Mechanics and Heat 3 units

PSCI 223CL Mechanics and Heat Laboratory 1 unit

PSCI 225 Electricity, Magnetism, Sound and Light 3 units

PSCI 225L Electricity, Magnetism, Sound and Light Lab 1 unit

* See CHEM 120 course description for prerequisites.

Upper Division Chemistry Core Courses 30 units

CHEM 304 Organic Chemistry I 3 units

CHEM 304L Organic Chemistry Techniques I 1 unit

CHEM 304R Organic Chemistry I Recitation 1 unit

CHEM 305 Organic Chemistry II 3 units

CHEM 305L Organic Chemistry Techniques II 1 unit

CHEM 305R Organic Chemistry II Recitation 1 unit

CHEM 430 Biochemistry 3 units

CHEM 430L Experimental Techniques in Biochemistry 1 unit

CHEM 440 Instrumental Analysis 2 units

CHEM 440L Instrumental Analysis Lab Techniques 2 units

CHEM 456 Physical Chemistry: Thermodynamics 2 units

CHEM 456L Physical Chemistry Techniques 2 units

CHEM 457 Physical Chemistry: Kinetics 2 units

CHEM 458 Physical Chemistry: Quantum Mechanics 2 units

CHEM 485 Undergraduate Research 2 units

CHEM 499C Capstone Seminar in Chemistry 2 units

Upper Division Chemistry Electives 9-10 units

Select one course from the following:

CHEM 435 Advanced Biochemistry 3 units

CHEM 442 Advanced Organic Chemistry 3 units

CHEM 470 Special Topics in Chemistry 3 units

And select two courses from the following:

MATH 207 Computer Programming 3 units

MATH 281 Multivariable Calculus 4 units

MATH 300 Linear Algebra 3 units

MATH 310 Differential Equations 3 units

MATH 365 Probability and Statistics 3 units

MATH 390 Numerical Analysis 3 units

PSCI 227 Modern Physics 3 units

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