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College Catalog 2012-2013 
College Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemistry (B.S.)

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Student Learning Outcomes for Chemistry:

Students will be able to:

  • Explain fundamental chemistry concepts.

  • Communicate chemical knowledge.

  • Research a chemical problem or concept.

  • Design, execute, and interpret experiments to solve chemical problems.

  • Draw connections to other fields of study.

  • Work as a member of a team.

  • Envision and pursue multiple paths for purposeful life work.


The Chemistry major offers five concentrations: the American Chemical Society Approved Professional Chemistry curriculum, the Secondary Education Certification , the Chemistry Management curriculum, the Chemical Physics curriculum and the Forensic Science curriculum.

At least three courses (8 credits) from among:

Forensic Science curriculum

The Forensic Science curriculum introduces students to the field of forensic science, preparing them for graduate school or for a career in the laboratory. The track provides a solid background in chemistry, along with some additional courses that would be of benefit for someone interested in pursuing a career in forensic science. The Forensic Science curriculum requires:

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