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Medicinal Chemistry Minor - Program Requirements

(HEGIS: , CIP: 51.2004 Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry)

Department of Chemistry

363 Natural Sciences Building
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-3000

Javid Rzayev

Troy Wood
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Associate Professor, Undergraduate Advisor

Katie Stanton
Undergraduate Secretary

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Completing the Medicinal Chemistry Minor Program

Academic Requirements

Minimum GPA of 2.000 overall.

Transfer Credit Policy

It is recommended that students complete general chemistry (two semesters, plus lab) and calculus I-II (two semesters) in the freshman year; organic chemistry (two semesters, plus lab. If there is a choice, courses specifically designated for science and/or engineering students should be selected.

Prerequisite Courses

CHE 101-CHE 102 General Chemistry I & II
CHE 201-CHE 202 Organic Chemistry I & II

Required Courses

BCH 403 Principles of Biochemistry or CHE 312 Chemistry of Biological Systems
CHE 301 Intermediate Organic Chemistry Laboratory
CHE 349 Physical Chemistry for Life Sciences or CHE 319 Physical Chemistry 1
MCH 401 Principles of Medicinal Chemistry I
MCH 402 Principles of Medicinal Chemistry 2

Total Credit Hours Required

Total credit hours required for the Medicinal Chemistry Minor
Total Credits Required for Minor/Certificate35

Minors and certificates must be completed in conjunction with a major and all university degree requirements must be met.

Students should consult with an academic advisor to determine how any transfer or exam credit might be utilized in meeting general education, prerequisite, or minor requirements.

Total Credit Hours Required represents the minimum credits needed to complete this program, and may vary based on a number of circumstances. This chart should not be used for financial aid purposes.

Published: Nov 28, 2022 13:04:01