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B.S in Chemistry - Forensic Science Curriculum

(Leading to the Bachelor of Science Degree with a Major in Chemistry)

Core Curriculum I – IV (43 Hours)

Chemistry majors must choose the following core courses:
CHE 141 General College Chemistry I (4)
CHE 142 General College Chemistry II (4)
MAT265 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I (4)
SPE 205 Public Speaking (3)

Preprofessional, Major and Elective Courses (15 Hours)
CSC 210 Introduction to Computer Science (3)
MAT266 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II (4)
PHY210 General Physics I (4)
PHY211 General Physics II (4)

Required Support Courses (19 Hours)
BIO 127 General Biology (3)
BIOL127 Laboratory for Biology 127 (1)
CRJ 248 Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
CRJ 358 Criminalistics (3)
CRJ 361 Criminal Justice Statistics (3)
Or MAT225 or SOC 329 or SOC 361
CRJ 362 Drugs and Drug Abuse (3)
CRJ 455 Law of Evidence (3)

Required Major Courses (39 Hours)
CHE 211 Organic Chemistry I (5)
CHE 212 Organic Chemistry II (5)
CHE 220 Forensic Science Survey (3)
CHE 320 Forensic Chemistry (4)
CHE 321 Physical Chemistry I (4)
CHE 322 Physical Chemistry II (4)
CHE 342 Quantitative Analysis (4)
CHE 343 Instrumental Analysis (4)
CHE 460 Internship in Forensic Chemistry (6)

Major Course Electives (4 Hours)
CHE 419 Physical Organic Chemistry (4)
CHE 421 Biochemistry I (4)
CHE 432 Inorganic Chemistry (4)

TOTAL SEMESTER HOUR REQUIREMENTS (120 Hours)

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