Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (Environmental Chemistry)

All applicants must meet the general undergraduate admission requirements.

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 120-121    

Major: 63 sch   

CHEMISTRY.BS      CIP Code: 40.0501.00

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
PHYS 2153
PHYS 2151
General Physics I
and General Physics Laboratory I
4
PHYS 2163
PHYS 2161
General Physics II
and General Physics Laboratory II
4
CHEM 1001Horizons of Chemistry and Biochemistry I: Career Possibilities1
CHEM 1101Horizons of Chemistry and Biochemistry II: Current Applications1
CHEM 1213
CHEM 1211
Principles of Chemistry I
and Principles of Chemistry Laboratory I
4
CHEM 1223
CHEM 1121
Principles of 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 3333
CHEM 3331
Quantitative Chemical Analysis
and Quantitative Chemical Analysis Laboratory
4
CHEM 3633
CHEM 3632
Biochemistry I
and Biochemistry I Laboratory
5
CHEM 3713
CHEM 3711
Environmental Chemistry I
and Environmental Chemistry Laboratory I
4
CHEM 4001Research Presentations in Chemistry and Biochemistry1
CHEM 3413
CHEM 3411
Physical Chemistry I
and Physical Chemistry Laboratory I
4
CHEM 3423
CHEM 3421
Physical Chemistry II
and Physical Chemistry Laboratory II
4
CHEM 4513
CHEM 4511
Inorganic Chemistry
and Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory
4
CHEM 4983Undergraduate Research (may be taken twice)3
CHEM 4991Senior Thesis1
Total SCHs63

Other Requirements

MATH 2014Calculus I4
BIOL 1113
BIOL 1111
Principles of Biology I
and Principles of Biology I Laboratory
4
BIOL 1123
BIOL 1121
Principles of Biology II
and Principles of Biology II Laboratory
4
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
and Ecology Laboratory (GP)
Total SCHs16
(GP) satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement.
First Year
FallTCCNSCHs
CHEM 1001Horizons of Chemistry and Biochemistry I: Career Possibilities 1
CHEM 1213
CHEM 1211
Principles of Chemistry I
and Principles of Chemistry Laboratory I
4
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 24144
CHEM 1101Horizons of Chemistry and Biochemistry II: Current Applications 1
CHEM 1223
CHEM 1221
Principles of Chemistry II
and Principles of Chemistry Laboratory II
4
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
BIOL 1113
BIOL 1111
Principles of Biology I
and Principles of Biology I Laboratory
( BIOL 1306) and ( BIOL 1106)4
 SCHs 16
Second Year
FallTCCN
CHEM 2213
CHEM 2211
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
( CHEM 2323) and ( CHEM 2123)4
PHYS 2153
PHYS 2151
General Physics I
and General Physics Laboratory I
( PHYS 2325) and ( PHYS 2125)4
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
Elective2
 SCHs 16
SpringTCCN
CHEM 3223
CHEM 3221
Organic Chemistry II
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
4
PHYS 2163
PHYS 2161
General Physics II
and General Physics Laboratory II
( PHYS 2326) and ( PHYS 2126)4
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
CHEM 3333
CHEM 3331
Quantitative Chemical Analysis
and Quantitative Chemical Analysis Laboratory
4
 SCHs 15
Third Year
FallTCCN
CHEM 3413
CHEM 3411
Physical Chemistry I
and Physical Chemistry Laboratory I
4
CHEM 3633
CHEM 3632
Biochemistry I
and Biochemistry I Laboratory
5
Social & Behavioral Science Core3
CHEM 3313Physical Chemistry for the Life Sciences 3
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
CHEM 3423
CHEM 3421
Physical Chemistry II
and Physical Chemistry Laboratory II
4
CHEM 3643Biochemistry II 3
CHEM 3713
CHEM 3711
Environmental Chemistry I
and Environmental Chemistry Laboratory I
4
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 4513
CHEM 4511
Inorganic Chemistry
and Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory
4
BIOL 1123
BIOL 1121
Principles of Biology II
and Principles of Biology II Laboratory
( BIOL 1307) and ( BIOL 1107)4
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
and Ecology Laboratory
 
 SCHs 12
 Total SCHs:  120

(GP) satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement.