Chemistry

Bachelor of Science in Forensic Chemical Science

Requirements

University requirements and a minimum of 41 hours in the major including the following courses:

Course Number 

Course Title 

Credit Hours

CH 103  Introduction to Forensic Chemistry  3
CH 151  Fundamentals of Chemistry I  5
CH 152  Fundamentals of Chemistry II  5
CH 203  Forensic Chemistry Lab  2
CH 320  Analytical Chemistry  3
CH 321  Analytical Chemistry Laboratory  1
CH 340  Organic Chemistry I  3
CH 341  Organic Chemistry II  3
CH 342  Organic Chemistry Laboratory I  2
CH 343  Organic Chemistry Laboratory II  2
CH 346  Instrumental Analysis  2
CH 350  Biochemistry I  3
CH 351  Biochemistry Laboratory I  2
CH 391  Chemistry Seminar  1
CH 393  Internship  4
Presentation of portfolio of instrumentation results prior to the semester of graduation.

Cognate Course Requirements within Natural Sciences

BI 102  General Cellular Biology  5
BI 255  Human Physiology  4
BI 301  General Microbiology  4
BI 333  General Genetics  4
BI 353  Molecular Genetics  3
BI 354  Molecular Biology Laboratory  3

PS 261 or

PS 281 

College Physics I or

General Physics I 

5

PS 262 or

PS 282 

College Physics II or

General Physics II 

5
MA 140  Statistics  3
MA 151  Calculus and Analytic Geometry I  5

Cognate Course Requirements outside Natural Sciences

CJ 410  Criminal Procedure and Evidence  3
CJ 415  Forensic Science in Criminal Justice  3
AN 316  Forensic Anthropology  3