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Chemistry — Pre-Dentistry B.S. Sample 4-Year Curriculum

Special curriculum; major codes BS3312, BA3312

B.S. Sample Curriculum

B.A. Sample Curriculum

See Pre-Dentistry B.S. Degree Requirements

B.S. Sample Curriculum

Year 1

Fall (15 credits)

  • CHEM 1510: Fundamentals of Chemistry (4 credits)
  • MATH 2301 (2AS): Calculus I (4 credits)
  • BIOS 1700: Biological Sciences I (3 credits)
  • BIOS 1705: Biological Sciences I Lab (1 credit)
  • Tier II (3 credits)

Spring (15 credits)

  • CHEM 1520: Fundamentals of Chemistry II (4 credits)
  • MATH 2302: Calculus II (4 credits)
  • BIOS 1710: Biological Sciences II (3 credits)
  • BIOS 1715: Biological Sciences II Lab (1 credit)
  • Tier I English (3 credits)

Year 2

Fall (16 credits)

  • CHEM 2410: Analytical Chemistry I (3 credits)
  • CHEM 2410L: Analytical Chemistry Lab (1 credit)
  • CHEM 3050: Organic Chemistry (3 credits)
  • CHEM 3080: Organic Chemistry Laboratory (1 credit)
  • PHYS 2001 (2NS): Introduction to Physics (4 credits)
  • Language (4 credits)

Spring (17 credits)

  • CHEM 3060: Organic Chemistry II (4 credits)
  • CHEM 3090: Organic Chemistry Laboratory II (2 credits)
  • PHYS 2002: Introduction to Physics (4 credits)
  • Language (4 credits)
  • Tier II (3 credits)

Year 3

Fall (15 credits)

  • CHEM 4901: Biochemistry I (3 credits)
  • BIOS 3100: General Genetics (3 credits)
  • Tier I Composition (3 credits)
  • A&S Social Sciences or Humanities (3 credits)
  • A&S Social Sciences or Humanities (3 credits)

Spring (16 credits)

  • CHEM 4902: Biochemistry II (3 credits)
  • CHEM 3760: Fundamentals of Inorganic Chemistry (3 credits)
  • BIOS 3430: Principles of Physiology (3 credits) and BIOS 3435: Principles of Physiology Laboratory (2 credits)
  • Tier II (2 credits)
  • A&S Social Sciences or Humanities (3 credits)

Year 4

Fall (16 credits)

  • CHEM 3510: Physical Chemistry (3 credits)
  • BIOS 3220: General Microbiology (3 credits) and BIOS 3225: General Microbiology Laboratory (2 credits)
  • Tier II (3 credits)
  • A&S Social Sciences or Humanities (3 credits)
  • A&S Social Sciences or Humanities (3 credits)

Spring (15 credits)

  • BIOS 3030: Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy (4 credits)
  • CHEM 4310: Analytical Chemistry II (3 credits)
  • CHEM 4310L: Analytical Chemistry II Lab (2 credits)
  • A&S Social Sciences or Humanities (3 credits)
  • CHEM 4941/ T3: Undergraduate Research (3 credits)

B.A. Sample Curriculum

Year 1

  • CHEM 151, 152, 153: Fundamentals of Chemistry (15 credits)
  • BIOS 170, 171, 172, 173: Introduction to Zoology (14 credits)
  • MATH 163 A,B: Introduction to Calculus (7 credits)
  • English Composition
  • Arts & Sciences degree requirements, University General Education Requirements, and/or electives

Year 2

  • CHEM 241, 242: Quantitative Analysis (5 credits)
  • CHEM 305, 306, 307: Organic Chemistry (9 credits)
  • CHEM 308, 309: Organic Chemistry Lab (6 credits)
  • PHYS 201, 202, 203: Introduction to Physics (15 credits)
  • Arts & Sciences degree requirements, University General Education Requirements, and/or electives

Year 3

  • CHEM 325: Instrumental Analysis (4 credits)
  • CHEM 351: Physical Chemistry (4 credits)
  • ENG 305J: Technical Writing (4 credits
  • BIOS 325: General Genetics (5 credits)
  • Arts & Sciences degree requirements, University General Education Requirements, and/or electives

Year 4

  • CHEM 376; Fundamentals of Inorganic Chemistry (3 credits)
  • CHEM 490, 491, 492: General Biochemistry (10 credits)
  • BIOS 303: Comp. Vert. Anatomy (6 credits)
  • Arts and Sciences degree requirements, University General Education Requirements, and/or electives.
  • Suggested electives: BIOS 407, 408, and a course in statistics.