undergraduate minor in Chemistry is offered to students majoring in other
fields who wish to supplement their preparation in a major discipline with a
substantial amount of coursework in chemistry.
The minor in Chemistry is
particularly appropriate for those students who would like to develop a
theoretical understanding of chemistry and fundamental laboratory skills. A
minor in Chemistry will generally enhance the prospects of students for
employment in industry and education and for admission to graduate or
Requirements for the Minor
(Students must meet all university requirements for a minor)
In addition, students must:
Required Courses (16 Hours)
- complete at least one course at the upper-division level; and
- submit transfer courses to the advisor for the minor for approval by the first week of the term of intended graduation.
The following courses must be taken at the lower-division level:
- General Chemistry I and II with Labs (8)The following courses can be taken at either the lower-division or upper-division level:
Elective (4 or more Hours)
Select one course with its corresponding lab:
Other upper-division level chemistry courses may be accepted in this category at the discretion of the advisor for the minor.
Total - 20 Hours
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