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New Mexico State University

2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog


DEGREE: Bachelor of Science

MAJOR: Chemistry

Requirements

Nondepartmental Requirements

MATH 191GCalculus and Analytic Geometry I

4 cr.

MATH 192GCalculus and Analytic Geometry II

4 cr.

MATH 291GCalculus and Analytic Geometry III

3 cr.

PHYS 213Mechanics

3 cr.

PHYS 213 LExperimental Mechanics

1 cr. (3P)

PHYS 214Electricity and Magnetism

3 cr.

PHYS 214 LElectricity and Magnetism Laboratory

1 cr. (3P)

PHYS 315Modern Physics

3 cr.

One of the following:

MATH 391Vector Analysis

3 cr.

MATH 392Introduction to Ordinary Differential Equations

3 cr.

C S 172Computer Science I

4 cr. (3+2P)

STAT 371Statistics for Engineers and Scientists I

3 cr.

Departmental Requirements

BCHE 395Biochemistry I

3 cr.

or

BCHE 341Survey of Biochemistry

4 cr. (3+3P)

 

CHEM 115Principles of Chemistry I

4 cr. (3+3P)

CHEM 116Principles of Chemistry II

4 cr. (3+3P)

or

CHEM 111GGeneral Chemistry I

4 cr. (3+3P)

CHEM 112GGeneral Chemistry II

4 cr. (3+3P)

CHEM 217General Chemistry III

3 cr. (2+3P)

 

CHEM 242Explorations in Chemistry

1 cr.

CHEM 313Organic Chemistry I

3 cr.

CHEM 314Organic Chemistry II

3 cr.

CHEM 315Organic Chemistry Laboratory

2 cr. (6P)

CHEM 356Descriptive Inorganic Chemistry

3 cr.

CHEM 357Synthetic Inorganic Laboratory

2 cr. (6P)

CHEM 371Analytical Chemistry

4 cr. (2+6P)

CHEM 433Physical Chemistry I

3 cr.

CHEM 434Physical Chemistry II

3 cr.

CHEM 435Physical Chemistry Laboratory

2 cr. (6P)

CHEM 443Senior Seminar

1 cr.

CHEM 456Inorganic Structure and Bonding

3 cr.

CHEM 471Instrumental Methods of Analysis

4 cr. (3+3P)

Electives

Sufficient to bring total credits to 120, including 48 upper-division.

Note: Students should work closely with their advisors and review carefully the prerequisites for and the sequential nature of courses required for the Bachelor of Science. There is no foreign language requirement for any baccalaureate degree from this department.