B.S. in Chemistry/Biochemistry (7-12 Composite Science Teacher Certification)

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 124    
Major: 36 sch           Required Minor: 26 sch

CHEMISTRY.BS      CIP Code: 40.0501.00

Degree Requirements

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Mathematics3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total Semester Credit Hours42

Courses Required for Major

CHEM 1113
CHEM 1111
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry Laboratory I
4
CHEM 1123
CHEM 1121
General Chemistry II
and General Chemistry Laboratory II
4
CHEM 2213
CHEM 2211
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
4
CHEM 3223
CHEM 3221
Organic Chemistry II
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
4
CHEM 3313Physical Chemistry for the Life Sciences3
CHEM 3633
CHEM 3632
Biochemistry I
and Biochemistry I Laboratory
5
CHEM 3331Quantitative Chemical Analysis Laboratory1
CHEM 3333Quantitative Chemical Analysis3
PHYS 1133
PHYS 1131
Principles of Physics I
and Principles of Physics Laboratory I
4
PHYS 1141Principles of Physics Laboratory II1
PHYS 1143Principles of Physics II3
Total Semester Credit Hours36

Education Minor

EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
EDUC 4036Student Teaching: Chemistry6
READ 3013Literacy and Learning across the Curriculum3
Total Semester Credit Hours26

Other Requirements

BIOL 4593Science in the Secondary Classroom3
BIOL 4223
BIOL 4221
Ecology
and Ecology Laboratory
4
SCI 2103Introduction to Environmental Chemistry: Global Perspectives (GP)3
SCI 2113Earth Science I3
MATH 2014Calculus I (may be applied from core)4
BIOL 1113
BIOL 1111
Principles of Biology I
and Principles of Biology I Laboratory (may be applied from core)
4
BIOL 1123
BIOL 1121
Principles of Biology II
and Principles of Biology II Laboratory (may be applied from core)
4
Total Semester Credit Hours25

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement. 

Freshman
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
CHEM 1113General Chemistry I CHEM 1311, CHEM 14113
CHEM 1111General Chemistry Laboratory I CHEM 11111
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
BIOL 1113Principles of Biology I BIOL 1306, BIOL 14063
BIOL 1111Principles of Biology I Laboratory BIOL 11061
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
Wellness/Mathematics CAO Core2
 Semester Credit Hours 17
SpringTCCN
CHEM 1123General Chemistry II CHEM 1312, CHEM 14123
CHEM 1121General Chemistry Laboratory II CHEM 11121
MATH 2014Calculus I MATH 2413, MATH 23134
BIOL 1123Principles of Biology II BIOL 1307, BIOL 14073
BIOL 1121Principles of Biology II Laboratory BIOL 11071
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO3
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
 Semester Credit Hours 18
Sophomore
FallTCCN
CHEM 2213Organic Chemistry I CHEM 2323, CHEM 24233
CHEM 2211Organic Chemistry Laboratory I CHEM 21231
PHYS 1133Principles of Physics I PHYS 1301, PHYS 14013
PHYS 1131Principles of Physics Laboratory I PHYS 11011
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
Creative Arts Core3
Language, Philosophy, & Culture Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
SpringTCCN
CHEM 3223Organic Chemistry II CHEM 24253
CHEM 3221Organic Chemistry Laboratory II CHEM 24251
PHYS 1143Principles of Physics II PHYS 1302, PHYS 14023
PHYS 1141Principles of Physics Laboratory II PHYS 11021
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
CHEM 3331Quantitative Chemical Analysis Laboratory 1
CHEM 3333Quantitative Chemical Analysis 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Junior
FallTCCN
EDUC 2003Schools and Society EDUC 13013
BIOL 4593Science in the Secondary Classroom 3
CHEM 3633Biochemistry I 3
CHEM 3632Biochemistry I Laboratory 2
SCI 2103 (GP)Introduction to Environmental Chemistry: Global Perspectives 3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
SpringTCCN
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development 3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration 2
BIOL 4223Ecology 3
BIOL 4221Ecology Laboratory 1
ZOOL 4243Mammalian Physiology 3
ZOOL 4241Mammalian Physiology Laboratory 1
CHEM 3313Physical Chemistry for the Life Sciences 3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
 Semester Credit Hours 19
Senior
FallTCCN
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment 3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management 3
SCI 2113Earth Science I GEOL 1301, GEOL 14013
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities 3
READ 3013Literacy and Learning across the Curriculum 3
 Semester Credit Hours 18
SpringTCCN
EDUC 4036Student Teaching: Chemistry 6
 Semester Credit Hours 6
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  124

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement.