Apr 20, 2018  
2018-2019 Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Catalog

Chemistry, B.S. - 120 units


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Summary of Units:

Lower Division Major Requirements 28
Upper Division Major Requirements 22
Upper Division Major Elective Requirements 20
Additional General Education  and other Graduation Requirements   50
Total Units 120

Lower Division Requirements - 28 units


Students must obtain a grade of C or better in these courses to apply them to the chemistry major.

Upper Division Electives - 20 units


Students must obtain a grade of C or better in these courses to apply them to the chemistry major.

A total of twenty (20) units of electives from those listed below are needed, including a minimum of three lab courses denoted L.

1. Independent Study - 0-6 units


No more than a combined total of six (6) units of CHEM 492, CHEM 494, and CHEM 497 may be applied as electives. No more than one CHEM 492 or CHEM 494 may be (by petition) considered a laboratory elective.

Additional General Education and other Graduation Requirements


To graduate, students must complete 120 units minimum (40 units must be upper division) including the following General Education  (GE) and Graduation Requirements :

  • Additional lower division GE Area A-E requirements not met within the major
  • American Institutions Requirement
  • Language Requirement (C- or better grade) 
  • Multicultural Perspectives (MP) Mission Pillar Requirement
  • Nine units of Upper Division General Education (UDGE) courses, one each in Areas UDGE-B, UDGE-C, and UDGE-D
  • Free electives as needed to meet minimum units for graduation​

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