2022-2023 Catalog 
    Feb 05, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog

Chemistry Major, BS

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Calvin’s BS in chemistry gives students the scientific knowledge and research skills to compete for jobs in the field of chemistry or biochemistry or to pursue an an advanced degree in health, medicine, or science. The program provides a broad and rigorous foundation in the field of chemistry, then offers additional courses to tailor the program to the student’s specific interests. The following tracks include courses that can be chosen within the major as well as recommended courses outside the major:

  • Forensics
  • Synthesis
  • Materials
  • Environmental chemistry
  • Food science
  • Chemical or medical technology

Total Semester Hours: 53-54

* Students who enroll in CHEM 241  must also enroll in CHEM 242 .

** MATH 172  and 2 semesters of physics are prerequisites for this course.

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