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2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemistry Minor

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Any student, except those majoring in biochemistry, may complete a formal minor in chemistry. The chemistry minor thoroughly covers the basic chemical principles and offers opportunities for advanced study that can be tailored to the student’s particular interests. The minor consists of a minimum of 26 credits and will include advanced course work in biochemistry, organic, inorganic, physical or analytical chemistry. Students interested in completing a minor in chemistry may get more complete information from the department office (Chemistry Building, room 100).

Outside of the major and minor programs, the chemistry curriculum is designed to meet the needs of students with diverse goals. Biological sciences majors, as well as students preparing for entrance into schools of dentistry, medicine, pharmacy, veterinary medicine or programs in medical technology should complete CHEM 101 , CHEM 102 , CHEM 102L , CHEM 351 , CHEM 351L , CHEM 352  and CHEM 352L . Students preparing for programs in dental hygiene, nursing and physical therapy should complete CHEM 123 , CHEM 124  and CHEM 124L .

The chemistry minor consists of a minimum of nine courses/ 26 credits.

Required Electives

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Any upper-level chemistry course with the approval of the department chair or with the student’s chemistry advisor.

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