Highlights

2010 Camps -- Chemistry I&II, CSI

Relay for Life

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Contact Information

Department of Chemistry
Franklin Science Center
Shippensburg University
Shippensburg, PA 17257
(717) 477-1629

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Chemistry B.S. with Biochemistry Concentration

Requirements:

  1. Required Skills and Competencies (16 cr. Total)

____ ENG 106, WIFYS (3 cr.)

____ HCS 100, Intro to Human Comm (3 cr.)

____ MAT 211, Calculus I (4 cr.)

____ HIS 105, World History I (3 cr.)

____ HIS 106, World History II (3 cr.)

  1. Categories of Knowledge (35 cr. total; 29 not counting CHM 121 & PHY 205)

Category A:

____ MAT 212, Calculus II (4 cr.)

Category B:

____ xxxx, xxxxx (3 cr.)

____ xxxx, xxxxx (3 cr.)

____ xxxx, xxxxx (3 cr.)

Category C:

____ BIO 116, Principles II (4 cr.)

____ CHM 121, Chemical Bonding (3 cr.)

____ PHY 205, Intermediate Physics I (3 cr.)

Category D:

____ xxx, xxxxx(3 cr.)

____xxxx, xxxxx (3 cr.)

Category E:

____ xxxx, xxxxx (3 cr.)

____ xxxx, xxxxx (3 cr.)

  1. Chemistry Requirements (46 cr. total)

____ CHM 121 Chemical Bonding (3 cr.)

____ CHM 123 Laboratory IA Chemical Systems (1 cr.)

____ CHM 110 The Chemistry Experience (1 cr.)

____ CHM 122 Chemical Dynamics (3 cr.)

____ CHM 124 Laboratory IIA Experimental Quantitative Analysis (3 cr.)

____ CHM 221 Modern Organic Chemistry I (3 cr.)

____ CHM 223 Laboratory IIIA Experimental Organic Techniques (1 cr.)

____ CHM 222 Modern Organic Chemistry II (3 cr.)

____ CHM 224 Laboratory IVA Qualitative Organic Analysis (3 cr.)

____ CHM 361 Physical Chemistry I (4 cr.)

____ CHM 362 Physical chemistry II (4 cr.)

____ CHM 371 Analytical Chemistry (4 cr.)

____ CHM 324 Advanced Organic Lab (1 cr.)

____ CHM 301 Biochemistry I (3 cr.)

____ CHM 420 Biochemistry II (3 cr.)

____ CHM 421 Biochemistry Laboratory (1 cr)

____ CHM 496 Introduction to Research III (1 cr.)

____ CHM 381 Intermediate Inorganic Chemistry (3 cr.)

____ CHM 312 Chemistry Seminar (1 cr.)

4.  Additional Biology Requirements (12 cr. total)

      ____BIO 260 Genetics (3 Cr.)

____BIO 385 Cell Biology (3 cr.)

      ____BIO 418 Molecular Biology (3 cr).

      ____BIO 461 Techniques in Biotechnology (3 cr.)

5.  Restricted elective (choose 1) (3-4 cr.)

____CHM 481 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (4 cr.)

      ____BIO 220 Microbiology (3 cr.)

      ____BIO 408 Virology (3 cr.)

      ____BIO 409 Immunology (3 cr.)

5.  Physics Major Requirements (8 cr. total)

____PHY 205 Intermediate Physics I (3 cr.)

____PHY 123 Physics I Laboratory (1 cr.)

____PHY 206 Intermediate Physics II (3 cr.)

____PHY 125 Physics II Laboratory (1 cr.)

      6.  Free Electives (5-6 credits)

Total hours:  120 cr.

To graduate with American Chemical Society certification must complete 2 additional credits in research (CHM 497/498).

Recommended free electives include CSC 110 Computer Science I (4 crs.) and CHM 490 Special Topics (3crs.)