Academic Catalog 2020-2021

Chemistry, Bachelor of Science

Course Requirements (CHEM)

General Education Requirements

(# - Refer to General Education Course Requirements for Course Options)

Complete the following course (0 credits)

CBU 101Orientation to CBU

0

Mathematics (3 credits)

Satisfied by Science  Support Requirements

MATH 131Calculus I

3

Statistics (3 credits)

Satisfied by Science Support Requirements

MATH 308Statistics

3

English (8-9 credits)

English Composition I
ENG 111English Composition I

3

OR

ENG 231Honors Survey of World Literature I

4

English Composition II
ENG 112English Composition II

3

OR

ENG 232Honors Survey of World Literature II

4

English Literature # (3 credits)

Waived if ENG 231/ENG 232, Add 1 Hr. to Electives

Religious Studies # (6 credits)

Social Science or History # (6 credits)

Natural or Physical Science (4 credits)

Satisfied by Major Requirements

CHEM 113Principles of Chemistry I

3

CHEM 113LPrinciples of Chemistry I Laboratory

1

Moral Values # (3 credits)

Aesthetics

Satisfied by English Literature GER

Total Credit Hours:24

School of Science Support Requirements

MATH 131Calculus I

3

MATH 132Calculus II

3

MATH 231Differential Equations

3

MATH 232Calculus III

3

MATH 308Statistics

3

PHYS 150Physics I

3

PHYS 150LPhysics I Laboratory

1

PHYS 251Physics II

3

PHYS 251LPhysics II Laboratory

1

PHYS 252Physics III

3

PHYS 252LPhysics III Laboratory

1

Total Credit Hours:27

Chemistry Major Requirements

(Transfer Students Must Take at Least 15 Hours of Required CHEM Courses Numbered at or Above 300 at CBU.)(2.0 GPA in Major Required)

CHEM 113Principles of Chemistry I

3

CHEM 113LPrinciples of Chemistry I Laboratory

1

CHEM 114Principles of Chemistry II

3

CHEM 114LPrinciples of Chemistry II Laboratory

1

CHEM 211Organic Chemistry I

3

CHEM 211LOrganic Chemistry I Laboratory

1

CHEM 212Organic Chemistry II

3

CHEM 212LOrganic Chemistry II Laboratory

1

CHEM 214Quantitative Analysis

2

CHEM 214LQuantitative Analysis Laboratory

2

CHEM 315Biochemistry I (Introduction to Biochemistry)

3

CHEM 315LBiochemistry I Laboratory

1

CHEM 330Research Seminar I

0

CHEM 331Research Seminar II

0

CHEM 351Physical Chemistry I

3

CHEM 351LPhysical Chemistry I Laboratory

1

CHEM 352Physical Chemistry II

3

CHEM 352LPhysical Chemistry II Laboratory

1

CHEM 415Analytical Chemistry

3

CHEM 415LAnalytical Chemistry Laboratory

1

CHEM 422Inorganic Chemistry

3

CHEM 422LInorganic Chemistry Laboratory

1

CHEM 428Research Seminar III

0

CHEM 429Research Seminar IV

2

CHEM 442Polymer Chemistry

3

CHEM 442LPolymer Chemistry Laboratory

1

CHEM 499Senior Comprehensive/Chemistry

0

Upper Division Chemistry Electives

3

Total Credit Hours:49

School of Sciences Major-Specific Electives

Free Electives

22

Total Credit Hours:22

Excluding ALG 110, ALG 115, ALG 120, ENG 100 and MATH 103. Max 52 Hours Total in CHEM.

Total Credit Hours: 122

2.0 Cumulative GPA Required