Minors are a secondary area of academic focus.

This can be helpful if you have several areas you’d like to study but don’t want to do a double major. A minor can complement your main course of study by enhancing the value of your major, helping you to find an area of specialization within your major. Or, your minor can just be something you really enjoy and want to know more about. Some degrees require a minor.

The chemistry minor curriculum provides knowledge in general chemistry, inorganic chemistry, and analytical chemistry . You’ll complete a minimum of 20 credit hours.

Chemistry Minor - 20 Hours - Required Courses:

  • CH185 General Chemistry (5)
  • CH186 Foundations of Inorganic Chemistry (3)
  • CH187 Inorganic Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis (2)
  • Choose two of the following:
  • CH271 Foundations of Analytical Chemistry (5)
  • CH311 Foundations of Physical Chemistry (4)
  • CH341 Foundations of Organic Chemistry (4)
  • CH531/UI331 Found of Biochemistry (3)
  • Choose one CH3xx-5xx level course to total 20 hours. Must include a minimum of 3 hours of lab beyond CH187

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