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Chemistry Minor - Program Requirements

(HEGIS: , CIP: 40.0501 Chemistry, General)

Department of Chemistry

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

David F. Watson
Chair

Troy Wood
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Advisor

Katie Stanton
Undergraduate Secretary

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Completing the Chemistry Minor Program

Academic Requirements

Pre- or corequisites for admission are CHE 101LR/CHE 113LAB (CHE 101LLR prior to Fall 2019) or CHE 105 or CHE 107; MTH 121 or MTH 141; or permission of the director of undergraduate studies.

Minimum GPA of 2.000 in prerequisite courses.

Academic Advice

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

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 101LR/CHE 113LAB (CHE 101LLR prior to Fall 2019) or CHE 105 or CHE 107; MTH 121 or MTH 141; or permission of the director of undergraduate studies.

Required Courses

CHE 102/CHE 114 (CHE 101-CHE 102 prior to Fall 2019) or CHE 106 Chemistry: Principles and Applications (recommended) or CHE 108 General Chemistry for Engineers
MTH 122 Survey of Calculus and Its Applications II or MTH 142 College Calculus II
CHE 203/CHE 205 and CHE 204/CHE 206 Organic Chemistry or CHE 251- CHE 252 Contemporary Organic Chemistry

10 additional credit hours in 300/400-level chemistry courses (excluding CHE 498 or 290). CHE 214-CHE 215 can be used as well.

Total Credit Hours Required

Total credit hours required for the Chemistry Minor
Total Credits Required for Minor/Certificateā€ƒ38

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 02, 2020 09:49:05