Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (Environmental Chemistry)

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 121    

Major: 78 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 SCHs42

Courses Required for Major

MATH 2024Calculus II4
BIOL 1111Principles of Biology I Laboratory1
BIOL 1121Principles of Biology II Laboratory1
PHYS 2153/2151General Physics I4
PHYS 2163/2161General Physics II4
CHEM 1001Horizons of Chemistry and Biochemistry I: Career Possibilities1
CHEM 1101Horizons of Chemistry and Biochemistry II: Current Applications1
CHEM 1213/1211Principles of Chemistry I4
CHEM 1223/1221Principles of Chemistry II4
CHEM 2213/2211Organic Chemistry I4
CHEM 3223/3221Organic Chemistry II4
CHEM 3313Physical Chemistry for the Life Sciences3
CHEM 3333/3331Quantitative Chemical Analysis4
CHEM 3633/3632Biochemistry I5
CHEM 3713/3711Environmental Chemistry I4
CHEM 4001Research Presentations in Chemistry and Biochemistry1
CHEM 3413/3411Physical Chemistry I4
CHEM 3423/3421Physical Chemistry II4
CHEM 4513/4511Inorganic Chemistry4
CHEM 4983Undergraduate Research (may be taken twice)3
CHEM 4991Senior Thesis1
Total SCHs65

Other Requirements

MATH 2014Calculus I4
BIOL 1113Principles of Biology I3
BIOL 1123Principles of Biology II3
Select 4 hours from the following: 4
Water in a Changing Environment (GP)
Community Conversation in Sustainability (GP)
Climate Change: A Human Perspective (GP)
Ecology Laboratory
Ecology (GP)
Total SCHs14
(GP) satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement.
First Year
FallTCCNSCHs
CHEM 1001Horizons of Chemistry and Biochemistry I: Career Possibilities 1
CHEM 1211Principles of Chemistry Laboratory I 1
CHEM 1213Principles of Chemistry I 3
MATH 2014Calculus I MATH 24134
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
Wellness CAO2
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
MATH 2024Calculus II MATH MATH 24144
CHEM 1101Horizons of Chemistry and Biochemistry II: Current Applications 1
CHEM 1221Principles of Chemistry Laboratory II 1
CHEM 1223Principles of Chemistry II 3
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
BIOL 1111Principles of Biology I Laboratory BIOL 11061
BIOL 1113Principles of Biology I BIOL 13063
 SCHs 16
Second Year
FallTCCN
CHEM 2211Organic Chemistry Laboratory I CHEM 21231
CHEM 2213Organic Chemistry I CHEM 23233
PHYS 2151General Physics Laboratory I PHYS 21251
PHYS 2153General Physics I PHYS 23253
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
Elective2
 SCHs 16
SpringTCCN
CHEM 3221Organic Chemistry Laboratory II 1
CHEM 3223Organic Chemistry II 3
PHYS 2161General Physics Laboratory II PHYS 21261
PHYS 2163General Physics II PHYS 23263
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
CHEM 3333Quantitative Chemical Analysis 3
CHEM 3331Quantitative Chemical Analysis Laboratory 1
 SCHs 15
Third Year
FallTCCN
CHEM 3411Physical Chemistry Laboratory I 1
CHEM 3413Physical Chemistry I 3
CHEM 3632Biochemistry I Laboratory 2
CHEM 3633Biochemistry I 3
Social & Behavioral Science Core3
CHEM 3313Physical Chemistry for the Life Sciences 3
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
CHEM 3421Physical Chemistry Laboratory II 1
CHEM 3423Physical Chemistry II 3
CHEM 3643Biochemistry II 3
CHEM 3713Environmental Chemistry I 3
CHEM 3711Environmental Chemistry Laboratory I 1
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO3
 SCHs 14
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
Creative Arts Core 3
CHEM 4513Inorganic Chemistry 3
CHEM 4511Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory 1
BIOL 1123Principles of Biology II BIOL 13073
BIOL 1121Principles of Biology II Laboratory BIOL 11071
CHEM 4983Undergraduate Research 3
 SCHs 17
SpringTCCN
CHEM 4001Research Presentations in Chemistry and Biochemistry 1
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
CHEM 4983Undergraduate Research 3
CHEM 4991Senior Thesis 1
Select 4 hours from the following:4
Water in a Changing Environment  
Community Conversation in Sustainability  
Climate Change: A Human Perspective  
Ecology Laboratory  
Ecology  
 SCHs 12
 Total SCHs:  120

(GP) satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement.