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Sample Schedules and Required Courses

This major in chemistry requires 43 credit hours and leads to a bachelor of science approved by the American Chemical Society. This schedule does not include the courses you need fulfill in the University Core Curriculum. This is a sample schedule, and may change depending on the year you begin your program. 

You can find full course descriptions in the Undergraduate Catalog.

Year 1
Fall Semester

  • CHEM 111 General Chemistry 1
  • MATHS 165 Calculus 1

Spring Semester

  • CHEM 112 General Chemistry 1
  • MATHS 166 Calculus 2

Year 2
Fall Semester

  • CHEM 234 Organic Chemistry 1
  • or CHEM 231 Organic Chemistry 1
  • CHEM 225 Chemical Analysis
  • PHYCS 120 General Physics 1

Spring Semester

  • CHEM 235 Organic Chemistry1
  • or CHEM 232 Organic Chemistry 1

Year 3
Fall Semester

  • CHEM 344 Physical Chemistry 1
  • CHEM 400 Chemical Communications

Spring Semester

  • CHEM 345 Physical Chemistry 2
  • CHEM 430 Organic Lab Techniques (if needed)
  • CHEM 450 Inorganic Chemistry

 

Year 4
Fall Semester 

  • CHEM 463 Principles of Biochemistry 1
  • CHEM 465 Biochemistry Lab Techniques

Spring Semester

  • CHEM 420 Chemical Instrumentation
  • CHEM 464 Principles of Biochemistry 2 (if needed)


 

Department of Chemistry
Ball State University
Cooper Physical Science Building, room 305
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays
Phone: 765-285-8060
Fax: 765-285-6505