Honors Program

Honors Program

Departmental honors in chemistry requires

  • A GPA of 3.3 overall and in the major

  • Completion of the Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry

  • CHEM326 (Biochemistry)

  • Honors research, which may be satisfied by

  • Thesis that has been approved by at least two chemistry faculty members

Note that CHEM 326 is in addition to, not in place of, the upper-level elective required for the Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry.

An application can be submitted through the chemistry honors coordinator after a student has completed 18.5 units total coursework and three and a half units in chemistry past CHEM141.

Students may contact the Chemistry Honors Program Coordinator, Dr. Michael Norris, for additional information.