Mar 24, 2018  
Undergraduate Catalog 2012-2013 
Undergraduate Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemistry Major I

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The major consists of a minimum of 43 credits

The requirements for this major consist of  a minimum of 43 credits in chemistry. This major is recommended for students preparing for admission to graduate school or for careers in chemical research. It will also be useful to students seeking a position in the chemical or allied industries, as it is accredited by the Committee on Professional Training of the American Chemical Society.

One further laboratory course must be chosen from (research), (honors research) or the following

Also acceptable for completion of Major I are

Additional Information

Students should be aware, however, that if either of the philosophy courses is used to complete the Major I requirements, the major will not be eligible for accreditation by the American Chemical Society.

Additional Information

CHEM 24900 , MATH 15000  and MATH 15500  , and PHYS 12100  are prerequisites for CHEM 35200  and should be completed by the end of the sophomore year.

Major I is required of all students who wish to be considered for certification by the American Chemical Society upon graduation. It is recommended for all students intending to enter the profession of chemistry through either graduate study or employment in industry or government. Students who can attend only in the evenings should consult the department adviser regarding the feasibility of completing Chemistry Major I.