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2021-2022 College of Liberal Arts 
2021-2022 College of Liberal Arts

Chemistry Major (BA)

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Major effective prior to 2011.

Modifications Made to Curriculum: Fall 2013, Fall 2021

The Department of Chemistry offers three majors: a B.A. Chemistry Major (50-54 credits), an American Chemical Society (ACS) Approved major  in Chemistry (66 credits), and an ACS-Approved major in Biochemistry (70 credits).

Requirements of the Major (50-54 credits)

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Mathematics Requirement


Students with AP, IB, or A-level credit may qualify for course equivalency or an exemption from CHEM 150/151 or CHEM 150/151 and 160/161. Such students should consult with the department chair. Students receiving an exemption but not credit equivalency can complete the major with 4 to 8 fewer total credits.

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