Chemistry Major—BA

Minimum of 50 semester course credits and general BA requirements

Required
CHEM 017
CHEM 018
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry II
8
CHEM 105
CHEM 106
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry II
8
CHEM 109Analytical Chemistry5
CHEM 136Thermodynamics3
CHEM 145Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry with Laboratory4
PHYS 061
PHYS 062
General Physics I
and General Physics II
8
MATH 047Calculus I3
Senior Requirement
CHEM 191Senior Seminar4
Electives
Select four electives from the following: 112
Protein Chemistry and Enzymology
Metabolism and Proteomics
Analytical Biochemistry
Experimental Physical Chemistry
Quantum Mechanics
Advanced Organic Chemistry with Laboratory
Oceanography
Climate Change
Geochemistry

Students majoring in chemistry are encouraged to consider additional work in math and biology. The BA in chemistry is intended to combine well with accelerated degree programs, such as the programs in public policy, education, or business.