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Chemistry Major for Pre-Med and Pre-Dental Students
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Chemistry Major for Pre-Med and Pre-Dental Students

Suggested Curriculum Sequence


First Year
First Semester
Hours
Second Semester
Hours
CHE 100 Transitions
1
CHE 202 General Chemistry and
CHE 201 General College Chemistry
5
Qualitative Analysis
5
BIO 115 The Cellular Basis of Life
3
BIO 216 Biological Inquiry and Analysis
4
ENG 105 Critical Reading, Writing, and Inquiry
4
MAT 250 Calculus and Analytic Geometry
5
COM 161 Introduction to Public Speaking
3
SOC 133 Introduction to Sociology
3
Second Year
First Semester
Hours
Second Semester
Hours
CHE 312 Organic Chemistry I
5
CHE 320 Organic Chemistry II
3
BIO 221 Zoology: Animal Form and Function
4
BIO 333 Genetics
YNL 290 Trends and Issues-Youth and Hum. Serv.
3
PHY 130/131 General Physics I
4
PSY 180 General Psychology
3
SOC 231 Social Problems
3
Third Year
First Semester
Hours
Second Semester
Hours
CHE 530 Fundamentals of Biochemistry I
3
CHE 305 Analytical Chemistry
5
BIO 321 Cell Biology: Mechanisms
3
CHE 540 Fundamentals of Biochemistry II
3
BIO 322 Animal Physiology
4
MAT 135 Introduction to Probablitiy & Statistics
4
PHY 132/133 General PhysicsII
4
BIO 323 Cell Biology: Systems
3
Fourth Year
First Semester
Hours
Second Semester
Hours
CHE 352 Basic Chemical Instrumentation
4
CHE 403 Basic Physical Chemistry
5
CSC 232 Visual Basic Ic
4
HUM 211 The Western Humanities Tradition
3
ENG 204 Advanced Expository Writing
3
CIV 202 World Civilizations II
3
BIO 300 Microbiology
4
POL 252 Contemporary Political Systems
3
aCourses listed satisfy a chemistry premedical or predental curriculum, a biology minor, and specific university studies requirements.
bA biology minor is strongly recommended
cEGR 140 may be substituted.

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