Home Apply Now!


BA Degree in Chemistry

Choose this degree if you want a basic chemistry degree or need extra time in your schedule to add minors or a second major such as biology (health professions) or education (teacher licensure), etc.

Hours: 128 hours total; 29 in chemistry; 47-48 in liberal arts core (requires COMM 135 Speech Fundamentals and 6 hr of foreign language); 47-48 as electives.

Chemistry Courses

Credit Hours

Course Title

Chem 103/104


 General Chemistry I/II

Chem 201


 Excel for Scientists

Chemistry 301/302


 Organic Chemistry I/II

One course from Chem 305, 306, or 401/415


Quantitative analysis, Instrumental Analysis, Physical Chemistry

Chem 411/412


Special Topics in Chemistry/Seminar in Chemistry


 Chemistry Jr-Sr electives


 Biochemistry, Physical Chemistry, Externships, Inorganic, Biotechnology, Research, Teaching Assistant

Click here to go to catalog for course descriptions; chemistry is on page 110 of the 2011/2012 catalog.

Click here for one example of a  4-year BA chemistry course plan.


Rankings & Recognitions View All