Sample Chemistry Curriculum (Track-One B.S. Degree - Advanced Biochemistry Option)
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Freshman Year (45 cr)
BI 212. Principles of Biology (4) a
CH 231(231H) & 271, CH 232(232H) & 272, CH 233(233H) & 273. General Chemistry (15)
CH 220. Careers in Chemistry (1)b
 (MTH 112. Elementary Functions (4))c
MTH 251, MTH 252. Calculus (8)
Writing I (3)
HHS 231 (2)
Speech (3)
Perspective course (3)
Electives (2)

Sophomore Year (45 cr)
BI 314. Cell & Molecular Biology (4) (highly recommendeda )
CH 334, CH 335, CH 336. Organic Chemistry (9)
CH 361, CH 362. Experimental Chemistry I (6)
MTH 253 or MTH 306. Advanced Mathematics (4)
MTH 254. Vector Calculus I (4)
PH 211, PH 212, PH 213 and PH 221, PH 222, PH 223. General Physics (15)
Writing II (3)

 

Junior Year (45 cr)
BB 490, BB 491, BB 492. Biochemistry (9)
CH 421, CH 422. Analytical Chemistry (6)
CH 440, CH 441, CH 442. Physical Chemistry (9)
CH 461 or CH 462 (WIC) or CH 463 (WIC) or CH 464 (WIC). Experimental Chemistry II (6)
Perspective course (3)
Perspective or DPD courses (6)
Synthesis course (3)
PAC lab (1)
Electives (2)

Senior Year (45 cr)
BB 493. Biochemistry Laboratory (3)
BB 494. Biochemistry Laboratory (3)
BB 496. Biochemistry Laboratory (1)
BB 497. Biochemistry Laboratory (1)
CH 411 or CH 412. Inorganic Chemistry (3)
Perspective course (3)
Synthesis course (3)
Synthesis course (3)
Career Supportive Electives (6)
Electives (19)

a If you plan to take BI 314, the enforced pre-requisites for BI 314 (beginning S07) are BI 211, 212, & 213 which can be taken in any order and CH 334.
b First Year Orientation for chemistry majors strongly recommended (1 cr. P/N)
c
MTH 112 is not a required course for the chemistry degree.
 
Baccalaureate Core Requirements
Additional Information about the advanced biochemistry option
last updated 06/24/2013