B.A. Degree in Chemistry (Track Two)

Department of Chemistry
Gilbert Hall 153
(541) 737-2081

The B.A. Degree is designed for those interested in obtaining a broader background in liberal arts, including a foreign language, and may open up international opportunities, especially if coupled with OSU's International Degree Program. This option includes a Second language requirement and additional liberal arts courses.

Chemistry Core (79 - 81 credits)
CH 231/231H & 271, 232/232H & 272, 233/233H & 273 General Chemistry (15)
CH 334, 335, 336 Organic Chemistry (9)
CH 361, 362 Experimental Chemistry I (6)
Select one of the following two options:
CH 324 or CH 421, 422 & 461 Analytical Chemistry (4-9)
Select one of the following three lab courses:
CH 462 (WIC) or 463 (WIC) or 464 (WIC) Experimental Chemistry II (3)
CH 411, 412 Inorganic Chemistry (6)
CH 440, 441, 442 Physical Chemistry (9)
MTH 251, 252 & 254 Calculus (12)
PH 201, 202 & 203 OR 211 and 221, 212 and 222, 213 and 223 General Physics (15)
B.A./University Requirements (39-42 cr)
Liberal Arts courses beyond Bacc Core Liberal Arts Courses (9)
Additional Language (through 2nd year) Language (21-24)
Career-Supportive Electives:
Lab CSE (3)
Lab or Non-Lab CSE (6)

Sample Curriculum by year

Baccalaureate Core Requirements

Additional Information about the B.A. option