Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry - Chemistry Option

Requirements (83-85 units)

Total units required for graduation: 180

Requirements for the B.A. in Chemistry - Chemistry Option (Program Code: CHEM)

Lower-division requirements (42-44)
CHEM 215General Chemistry I: Atomic Structure and Chemical Bonding6
CHEM 216General Chemistry II: Principles of Chemical Reactions6
MATH 211Basic Concepts of Calculus4
MATH 212Calculus II4
MATH 213Calculus III4
One year of introductory physics. CSUSB physics sequences that satisfy this requirement are:13-15
Sequence A:
Basic Concepts of Physics I
Basic Concepts of Physics II
Basic Concepts of Physics III
Sequence B:
General Physics I
General Physics II
General Physics III
Biological science
BIOL 100Topics in Biology5
or BIOL 200 Biology of the Cell
Upper-division requirements (41)
CHEM 321Principles of Organic Chemistry I5
CHEM 322Principles of Organic Chemistry II5
CHEM 323Principles of Organic Chemistry III5
Note: Subject to departmental approval the organic chemistry requirement may be met with the following:
Organic Chemistry I Lecture
Organic Chemistry I Lab
Organic Chemistry II Lecture
Organic Chemistry II Lab
Organic Chemistry III Lecture
Organic Chemistry III Lab
Intermediate Organic Chemistry
CHEM 345Modern Quantitative Analysis5
CHEM 455Physical Chemistry I5
CHEM 456Physical Chemistry II5
CHEM 475Inorganic Chemistry5
CHEM 590AChemistry Seminar I1
CHEM 590BChemistry Seminar II1
Four additional upper-division units in chemistry.4
Total Units83-85