Environmental Chemistry

Bachelor of Science - Chemistry; Environmental Chemistry Concentration

College Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 89

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2017-2018

General Education Requirements

Information regarding these requirements can be found in the General Education Section of the catalog. 

Summary

Lower Core Courses54
General Chemistry
Organic Chemistry
Physics
Mathematics
Geology
Biochemistry Biology
Upper Division Core Courses25-26
Analytical Chemistry
Physical Chemistry
Inorganic Chemistry
Biochemistry
Statistics
Geology
Advanced Electives8
Ethics3
Total Hours90-91

Lower Core Courses

Rule: All courses in all subcategories listed are required

General Chemistry

CHMY 141N
CHMY 142N
College Chemistry I
and College Chemistry I Lab
5
CHMY 143N
CHMY 144N
College Chemistry II
and College Chemistry II Lab
5
Total Hours10

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Organic Chemistry

CHMY 221Organic Chemistry I3
CHMY 222Organic Chemistry I Lab2
CHMY 223Organic Chemistry II3
CHMY 224Organic Chemistry II Lab2
Total Hours10

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Physics

PHSX 215NFund of Physics w/Calc I4
PHSX 216NPhysics Laboratory I w/Calc1
PHSX 217NFund of Physics w/Calc II4
PHSX 218NPhysics Laboratory II w/Calc1
Total Hours10

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Mathematics

M 171Calculus I4
M 172Calculus II4
Total Hours8

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Geology

GEO 101NIntroduction to Physical Geology3
GEO 102NIntroduction to Physical Geology Lab1
Total Hours4

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Biochemistry Biology

BCH 110Intro Biology for Biochemists3
BCH 111Intro Biol for Biochemists Lab1
BIOB 260Cellular and Molecular Biology4
BIOB 272Genetics and Evolution4
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Upper Division Core Courses

Rule: All subcategories must be completed

Analytical Chemistry

Rule: Complete all of the following courses

CHMY 311Analytical Chem-Quant Analysis4
CHMY 421Advanced Instrument Analysis4
Total Hours8

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Physical Chemistry

Rule: Choose 1 of the listed courses

CHMY 360Applied Physical Chemistry3-4
or CHMY 373 Phys Chem-Kntcs & Thrmdynmcs
Total Hours3-4

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Inorganic Chemistry

Rule: Complete the following course

CHMY 401Advanced Inorganic Chemistry3
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Biochemistry

Rule: Complete the following course

BCH 480Advanced Biochemistry I3
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Statistics

Rule: Complete the following courses

STAT 451Statistical Methods I3
STAT 457Computer Data Analysis I1
Total Hours4

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Geology

Rule: Complete the following course

GEO 327Geochemistry4
Total Hours4

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Advanced Electives

Rule: Choose at least 8 credits from the listed courses.

Note:

  • 3 credits maximum of CHMY 492.
  • 3 credits maximum of BIOB 492.
  • 3 credits maximum of GEO 492.
  • A maximum of 5 credits of Modern Foreign Language may be applied to meet the Advanced Electives requirement.
Select at least 8 credits from the following:8
Adv Undergrad Research
Independent Study
General Ecology
Stream Ecology
Ecology of Small & Large Lakes
General Microbiology (equiv to BIOM 260)
Phys Chem-Kntcs & Thrmdynmcs
Special Topics/Expmntl Crse
Advanced Inorganic Chem Lab
Descriptive Inorganic Chem
Aquatic Chemistry
Organic Spectroscopy
FT-NMR Optn for Undrgrd Rsrch
Special Topics/Expmntl Crse
Independent Study
Global Water
Hydrogeology
Independent Study
Statistical Methods II
Total Hours8

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Ethics

Rule: Complete the following course

CHMY 305EEthics, Literature and Writing in the Sciences3
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-