Department of Chemistry

Faculty

  • Julie Marshall, Ph.D., Chair
  • Amanda Boston, Ph.D.
  • Perry Mason, Ph.D.
  • Byron Rogers, Ph.D.
  • Jessica Rogers, M.S.
  • Scott Young, M.S.

Degrees

To earn a degree, students must complete the curriculum and meet other requirements for a degree listed in the academic policy section of this catalog.

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry

A.  University Core (45 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Christian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • HIS2301  History of the United States I
  • 3 hours from ECO, FIN, GOV, or HIS
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • MAT 1312 Trigonometry or higher
  • CHE1307  General Chemistry I
  • 6 hours from AFA, Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, FOL, or BIL
  • UNI2000  University Skills

B.  Major (32 hours)

  • CHE1107  General Chemistry Lab I
  • CHE1308  General Chemistry II
  • CHE1108  General Chemistry II Lab
  • CHE3301  Organic Chemistry I
  • CHE3101  Organic Chemistry I Lab
  • CHE3302  Organic Chemistry II
  • CHE3102  Organic Chemistry II Lab
  • CHE3305  Analytical Chemistry I
  • CHE3307  Advanced Instrumentation and Laboratory Methods
  • CHE4311  Biochemistry I
  • CHE4312  Biochemistry II
  • CHE4323  Physical Chemistry I
  • UGR4388  Undergraduate Research
  • CHE4102  Senior Seminar

C.  Supporting Courses (42 hours)

  • MAT1402  Analytical Geometry and Calculus I
  • BIO1405  Majors Biology I
  • BIO1406  Majors Biology II
  • ENG3308  Technical Writing
  • PHY1303  General Physics I
  • PHY1103  General Physics I Lab
  • PHY1304  General Physics II
  • PHY1104  General Physics II Lab
  • 10 hours from BIO, at least 3 hours from upper level
  • 9 hours from PSY, SOC, or HSC

D.  Electives (7 hours)

E.  Total (126 hours)

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

A.  University Core (46 hours)

  • BIB1310  Introduction to the Old Testament
  • BIB1320  Introduction to the New Testament
  • BIB3305  Christian Heritage
  • BIB3310  Christian Life
  • COM2340  Communication for the Professional
  • ENG1301  Composition Studies
  • ENG1302  Composition and Literature
  • 3 hours from
    • PSY1300  General Psychology
    • SOC1300  General Sociology
  • 3 hours from HIS
  • 3 hours from ECO, FIN, GOV, or HIS
  • ESS1200  Personal Fitness and Wellness
  • UNI1170  University Seminar
  • MAT1402  Analytical Geometry and Calculus I
  • CHE1307  General Chemistry I
  • 6 hours from AFA, Arts History, ENG, GOV, HIS, PHI, REL, FOL, or BIL
  • UNI2000  University Skills

B.  Major (35 hours)

  • CHE1107  General Chemistry Lab I
  • CHE1308  General Chemistry II
  • CHE1108  General Chemistry II Lab
  • CHE3301  Organic Chemistry I
  • CHE3101  Organic Chemistry I Lab
  • CHE3302  Organic Chemistry II
  • CHE3102  Organic Chemistry II Lab
  • CHE3305  Analytical Chemistry I
  • CHE3105  Analytical Chemistry Lab I
  • CHE3307  Advanced Instrumentation
  • CHE4102  Chemical Literature and Seminar
  • CHE4311  Biochemistry I
  • CHE4312  Biochemistry II
  • CHE4323  Physical Chemistry I
  • CHE4123  Physical Chemistry Lab I
  • CHE4424  Physical Chemistry II

C.  Supporting Courses (32 hours)

  • 1 hour from ESS Activity Course
  • IST2300  Microcomputer Applications
  • IST3300  Advanced Spreadsheets
  • 3 hours from IST or MAT
  • ENG3308  Technical Writing
  • MAT1403  Analytical Geometry and Calculus II
  • MAT2404  Analytical Geometry and Calculus III
  • MAT3306  Differential Equations
  • PHY2301  Engineering Physics I
  • PHY2101  Engineering Physics I Lab
  • PHY2302  Engineering Physics II
  • PHY2102  Engineering Physics II Lab

D.  Electives (7 hours)

E.  Total (120 hours)

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with Educator Certification

Students planning to certify to teach are required to take the following courses in addition to the Bachelor of Science requirements outlined above. Refer to the educator certification section of this catalog for other requirements.

Pedagogy and Professional Responsibility (24 hours)

  • EDS2310  Foundations of Education
  • EDS4310  Assessment and Evaluation
  • EDS4330  Managing Diverse Classrooms
  • EDS4350  Design and Delivery
  • EDS4360  Seminar in Education
  • EDS4660  Student Teaching
  • ESP3382  The Exceptional Child

Minor in Chemistry

Minor in Chemistry (18 hours)

  • CHE1307
  • CHE1107
  • CHE1308
  • CHE1108
  • 10 upper level hours from two areas of chemistry (analytical, biochemistry, organic, or physical) with 2-3 hours from labs