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Major and Minor Requirements
Bachelor of Science

The Bachelor of Science Degree

Note: A grade of not less than C- (1.7) is required in each chemistry course applied to the major.

Additional requirements

  • Additional upper-level elective courses in chemistry and two full years of either biology or physics are highly recommended.

  • Students may only receive credit for one of the following: CHEM-141 or CHEM-192,

  • Please note that CHEM-326 (Biochemistry) and CHEM-324 (Experimental Biochemistry) may only count towards a Biology degree (major or minor) or a Chemistry degree (major or minor), not both.

Bachelor of Arts

The Bachelor of Arts Degree

Note: A grade of not less than C- (1.7) is required in each chemistry course applied to the major.

12 units, including:

Additional requirements

  • Additional upper-level elective courses in chemistry and two full years of either biology or physics are highly recommended.

  • Students may only receive credit for one of the following: CHEM-141 or CHEM-192,

  • Please note that CHEM-326 (Biochemistry) and CHEM-324 (Experimental Biochemistry) may only count towards a Biology degree (major or minor) or a Chemistry degree (major or minor), not both.

Minor

The Chemistry Minor

Note: A grade of not less than C- (1.7) is required in each course in the minor.

Six and a half units, including:

Students may only receive credit for one of the following: CHEM 141 or CHEM 192,

Please note that CHEM-326 (Biochemistry) may only count towards a Biology degree (major or minor) or a Chemistry degree (major or minor), not both.