Checklist for B.S. Degree in Chemistry with Advanced Chemistry Option (Track One)

Core Science Courses (79-81 cr):

Chemistry

  CH 231 & 271 (231H & 271) (5)   CH 362 (3)
  CH 232 & 272 (232H & 272) (5)   CH 421 (3)
  CH 233 & 273 (233H & 273) (5)   CH 422 (3)
  CH 334 (3)   CH 440 (3)
  CH 335 (3)   CH 441 (3) 
  CH 336 (3)   CH 442 (3)
  CH 361 (3)    
 
Mathematics: Physics:
  MTH 251 (4)   PH 211/221 (5)
  MTH 252 (4)   PH 212/222 (5)
  MTH 253 (4) or MTH 306 (4)   PH 213/223 (5)
  MTH 254 (4)    
 

Adv. Chem Option Courses (31-32 cr):

Inorganic Chemistry: Biochemistry: e
  CH 411 (3)   BB 450 (4) or
BB 490 (3) & BB 491 (3)
  CH 412 (3)
Experimental Chemistry II: Career Supportive
Electives (CSE) (12 cr):
c
   CH 461 (3)   Lab (3)
  CH 462 (3) a    
  CH 463 (3) a   Lab or non-lab (9)
  CH 464 (3) a    
Advanced Mathematics:    
  MTH 256 (4) or
MTH 341 (3)
   
 
University Baccalaureate Core b (37-38 cr):
Skills (12 cr)
  WR 121 (3)  
  Writing II (3)                     
  Speech (3)  
  HHS 231 (2) plus 1-cr lab (can be PAC or HHS)  
       
Perspectives (12 cr)
  Western Culture (WC)   
  Cultural Diversity (CD)  
  Social Processes & Institutions (SI)  
  Literature & Arts (LA)  
   
  Difference, Power &
Discrimination (DPD)
  (3 cr)
  
     
Synthesis (6 cr) 
  Contemporary Global Issues (GI)   
  Science, Technology, & Society (ST)   
   
Biological Science (4 or 5 cr)
  BI 212 recommended  
  
     
Other Requirements:
  180 cr   last 45 cr (or 45 of last 75 cr)
completed at OSU
  60 upper-division credits   foreign language d
     
Footnotes:
a Meets WIC requirement.  c Approved by the student's academic adviser by the end of the winter quarter of the junior year
b Courses from approved list.  For perspectives, no more than two courses from one department. For synthesis, courses must be from different departments. Transfers from Oregon Community Colleges with an AA degree have fulfilled the skills and perspectives requirements. Two years of one of foreign language in high school. Requirement can also be met by taking two terms of a college-level language (C- or higher) or an approved proficiency test (students entering in F97 or later).
   e BB 491 fulfills 2 credits of CSE if taken with BB 490

Sample curriculum by year
Baccalaureate Core Requirements
Additional Information about the advanced chemistry option

updated 07/24/12 (cp)