Minor in Chemistry



The minor builds a knowledge base in biochemistry, organic, inorganic, and physical chemistry, as well as quantitative analysis.

Providing access to our state-of-the-art research facilities and talented faculty, this minor is ideal for students who wish to integrate a foundation in chemistry with their other academic interests.

Declare a Minor


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Course Requirements 

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 22 credits, including 19 credits in required courses and one 3-credit elective course.
CHEM 1111General Chemistry I
CHEM 1112General Chemistry II
CHEM 2122Introductory Quantitative Analysis
CHEM 2123WIntroductory Quantitative Analysis Laboratory
CHEM 2151Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 2152Organic Chemistry II
CHEM 2153Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
CHEM 2154Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
One course selected from the following:
CHEM 3170Introduction to Physical Chemistry
CHEM 3171Physical Chemistry I
CHEM 3165Biochemistry I
CHEM 4134Inorganic Chemistry