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  Nov 20, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

Chemistry, B.S. - Professional Chemistry Emphasis


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Major Requirements for Chemistry


Department of Chemistry
chem.utah.edu
Henry Eyring Building 2020
801-581-6681

Minimum Degree Hours: 122
Minimum Major Hours: 79 - 83

Graduation Requirements:

  • Maintain a minimum cumulative gpa of 2.00 in all CHEM, MATH, PHYS, and BIOL courses.
  • All major courses must be completed with a C- or better.
  • Successful completion of the comprehensive Chemistry exam.

Honors in Chemistry

Students seeking an HBA or HBS in Chemistry must complete:

Undergraduate Seminar


Students are recommended to take this seminar during their freshmen or sophomore year at the University of Utah.

Scientific Writing Requirement


Chemistry majors are expected to take the chemistry section of Scientific Writing, WRTG 3014. This course should be taken after passing WRTG 2010 and before taking CHEM 3000 (Quantitative Analysis), preferably in a student’s second year.

Calculus


(Complete 3 courses)

Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

First Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 15

Second Year


Third Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 16

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 16

Fourth Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


  •  Professional Labs 6 Credit(s)
  • Upper-Division General Elective Hours 5 Credit(s)
  • General Elective Hours 4 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15