Major

The schedule shown is only for first-year students who have had pre-calculus. Students who have not had pre-calculus and transfer students should discuss their schedules with a department advisor.

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Core Option and Typical Schedule
FIRST YEAR
Fall Spring
General Chemistry Lecture (4.0 cr)1
 01:160:161 OR
 01:160:163
General Chemistry Lecture (4.0 cr)
 01:160:162 OR
 01:160:164

General Chemistry Laboratory (1.0 cr)
01:160:171 Either fall or spring
Calculus I (4.0 cr)
 01:640:151
Calculus II (4.0 cr)
 01:640:152
SECOND YEAR
Fall Spring

Organic Chemistry Lecture (4.0 cr)
 01:160:307 OR
 01:160:3152 (by invitation)

 

Analytical Chemistry (3.0 cr)
01:160:251

 

General Physics (3.0 cr)
 01:750:203

 

General Physics Lab (1.0 cr)
 01:750:205

 

Multivariable Calculus (4.0 cr)
 01:640:251

Organic Chemistry Lecture (4.0 cr)
 01:160:308 OR
 01:160:316

 

Organic Chemistry Laboratory3  (2.5 cr)
 01:160:309

 

General Physics (3.0 cr)
 01:750:204

 

General Physics Lab (1.0 cr)
 01:750:206

 

Linear Algebra (3.0 cr)
 01:640:250 OR
Elementary Differential Equations (3.0 cr)
 01:640:252

THIRD YEAR
Fall Spring

Physical Chemistry Lecture (3.0 cr)
 01:160:3274 OR
 01:160:3414

 

Organic Chemistry Laboratory2 (2.5 cr)
 01:160:310

 

Chemical Bonding (1.5 cr)
 01:160:3616

 

Instrumental Analysis (3.0 cr)
 01:160:3485

Physical Chemistry Lecture (3.0 cr)
 01:160:328 OR
 01:160:342

 

Experimental Physical Chemistry (2.5 cr)
 01:160:329

 

Inorganic Chemistry (3.0 cr)
 01:160:3716

FOURTH YEAR
Fall Spring
Seminar (1.0 cr)
 01:160:491
Seminar (1.0 cr)
 01:160:492

 

Core Option: Course/Scheduling Notes

1 Pre-calculus prerequisite
2 By invitation only
3 309 is offered in the spring only; Chem 310 is offered in the fall only
4 327 and 341 have Math 251 as a pre-requisite, not as a co-requisite
  327 and 328 are acceptable for all chemistry majors
  341 and 342 are recommended for students oriented toward the life sciences
348 has 251 as a pre-requisite, which is offered in the fall only; 251 is offered both fall and spring
361 and 371 may be deferred for either one or two semesters, if desired. Both courses are offered in fall and spring. Chem 371 has Chem 361 and Chem 308 or 316 as pre-requisites.