Chemistry Major for Pre-Med and Pre-Dental Students

Suggested Curriculum Sequencea,b




First Year
First Semester
Hrs.
  Second Semester
Hrs.
CHE 100 Transitions
1
  CHE 202 General Chemistry and  
CHE 201 General College Chemistry
5
      Qualitative Analysis
5
BIO 115 The Cellular Basis of Life
3
  BIO 216 Biological Inquiry and Analysis
4
ENG 105 Critical Reading, Writing, and Inquiry
4
  MAT 250 Calculus and Analytic Geometry
5
COM 161 Introduction to Public Speaking
3
  SOC 133 Introduction to Sociology
3
 
Second Year
First Semester
Hrs.
  Second Semester
Hrs.
CHE 312 Organic Chemistry I
5
  CHE 320 Organic Chemistry II
3
BIO 221 Zoology: Animal Form and Function
4
  BIO 333 Genetics  
NLS 290 Trends and Issues-Youth and Hum. Serv.
3
  PHY 130/131 General Physics I
4
PSY 180 General Psychology
3
  SOC 231 Social Problems
3
 
Third Year
First Semester
Hrs.
  Second Semester
Hrs.
CHE 530 Fundamentals of Biochemistry I
3
  CHE 305 Analytical Chemistry
5
BIO 321 Cell Biology: Mechanisms
3
  CHE 540 Fundamentals of Biochemistry II
3
BIO 322 Animal Physiology
4
  MAT 135 Introduction to Probability & Statistics
4
PHY 132/133 General Physics II
4
  BIO 323 Cell Biology: Systems
3
 
Fourth Year
First Semester
Hrs.
  Second Semester
Hrs.
CHE 352 Basic Chemical Instrumentation
4
  CHE 403 Basic Physical Chemistry
5
CSC 235 Programming in C++c
4
  HUM 211 The Western Humanities Tradition
3
ENG 204 Advanced Expository Writing
3
  CIV 202 World Civilizations II
3
BIO 300 Microbiology
4
  POL 252 Contemporary Political Systems
3
 
aCourses listed satisfy a chemistry premedical or predental curriculum, a biology minor, and specific university studies requirements.
bA biology minor is strongly recommended.
cEGR 140 may be substituted.