Chemistry Major with Forensics Option

Suggested Curriculum Sequencea

Course Credit Hours
First Semester 13
CHE 100 Transitions 1
CHE 201 General College Chemistry 5
ENG 105 Critical Reading, Writing and Inquiry 4
CRJ 140 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
Second Semester 16
CHE 202 General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis 5
MAT 250 Calculus and Analytical Geometry I 5
CRJ 220 Law Enforcement 3
University Studies Elective 3
Third Semester 17
CHE 305 Analytical Chemistry 5
CHE 312 Organic Chemistry I/Lab 5
COM 161 Introduction to Public Speaking 3
PHY 130/131 General Physics I 4
Fourth Semester 13
CHE 320 Organic Chemistry II 3
PHY 132/133 General Physics II 4
CRJ 300 Crime and Criminals 3
CIV 201/202 World Civilizations I or II 3
Fifth Semester 16
HUM 211 Western Humanities Tradition: Continuity 3
CHE 352 Basic Chemical Instrumentation 4
CRJ Elective 3
Two University Studies Electives 6
Sixth Semester 15
CHE 330 Basic Biochemistry 3
CRJ 333 Criminalistics 3
CHE 325 Organic Chemistry II Lab 3
Two University Studies Electives 6
Seventh Semester 15
CRJ 346 Criminal Investigation 3
CSC 235 Programming in C++b 3
Unrestricted Electives 6
Choose one of the following  
CHE 495 Senior Research 3
Unrestricted Elective 3
Eighth Semester 15
CHE 403 Basic Physical Chemistry 5
CRJ Elective 3
University Studies Elective 3
Unrestrictive Electives 4

 aCriminal Justice minor or major is required and students are required to meet all residency and GPA requirements of this minor.
bEGR 140 or CSC 232 may be substituted.