Chemistry, Minor

The minor in chemistry is designed for the student who would like a sound foundation in the theory and laboratory practice of chemistry.  It requires six courses in chemistry with their prerequisites and corequisites.

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified.

Required Courses

Note: Engineering students may take General Chemistry for Engineers (CHEM 1151) in place of General Chemistry 1 (CHEM 1211) and two other chemistry courses in place of General Chemistry 2 (CHEM 1214) and Physical Chemistry (CHEM 3431).

General Chemistry
CHEM 1211
and CHEM 1212
General Chemistry 1
and Lab for CHEM 1211
CHEM 1214
and CHEM 1215
General Chemistry 2
and Lab for CHEM 1214
Organic Chemistry
CHEM 2311
and CHEM 2312
Organic Chemistry 1
and Lab for CHEM 2311
CHEM 2313
and CHEM 2314
Organic Chemistry 2
and Lab for CHEM 2313
Physical Chemistry
CHEM 3431
and CHEM 3432
Physical Chemistry
and Lab for CHEM 3431
Advanced Lab
Complete one of the following:5
Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy
and Lab for CHEM 3403
Organic Chemistry 3: Organic Chemistry of Drug Design and Development
and Lab for CHEM 4456

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor