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Chemistry (CHMBD) - Archive

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Begin Date: Fall Semester 1999
End Date: Spring Semester 2004

Chemistry (CHMBD) - Archive

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College

This major provides a solid background in chemistry and gives students the skills needed for success in industry and professional or graduate programs in chemistry or related areas. Sufficient flexibility in course selection allows students to tailor a suitable program without sacrificing scientific rigor. Each student in the program also has the opportunity to participate in research with a member of the faculty.

For the B.S. degree in Chemistry, a minimum of 124 credits is required. Each student must earn at least a grade of C in each 300- and 400-level course in the major field and must have earned a minimum 2.00 grade-point average.

TO VIEW THE Chemistry Minor (CHMBD)

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

GENERAL EDUCATION: 45 credits
(18 of these 45 credits are included in the REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)
(See description of General Education in front of Bulletin.)

FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR:
(Included in ELECTIVES or GENERAL EDUCATION course selection)

INTERCULTURAL AND INTERNATIONAL COMPETENCE:
(Included in ELECTIVES, GENERAL EDUCATION course selection, or REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

WRITING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM:
(Included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

ELECTIVES: 6 credits

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR: 91-92 credits
(This includes 18 credits of General Education courses: 9 credits of GN courses; 6 credits of GQ courses; 3 credits of GWS courses.)

PRESCRIBED COURSES (59 credits)
CHEM 012 GN(3)[1], CHEM 013 GN(3)[1], CHEM 014 GN(1)[1], CHEM 015 GN(1)[1], MATH 140 GQ(4)[1], MATH 141 GQ(4)[1], PHYS 211 GN(4)[1], PHYS 212 GN(4)[1], PHYS 213 GN(2)[1], PHYS 214 GN(2)[1] (Sem: 1-4)
CHEM 036(2), CHEM 038(3), CHEM 039(3), ENGL 202C GWS(3)[1] (Sem: 3-6)
CHMBD 221(4)[1], CHMBD 407(1)[1], CHMBD 412W(4)[1], CHMBD 441(4)[1], CHMBD 442(4)[1], CHMBD 445(3)[1] (Sem: 5-8)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (14-15 credits)
Select 3-4 credits from MATH 220 GQ(2)[1], MATH 231(2)[1], MATH 250(3)[1] (Sem: 3-6)
Select 2 credits from CHMBD 446(1)[1], CHMBD 447(1)[1], CHMBD 448(1)[1] (Sem: 5-8)
Select 3 credits from CHMBD 494(1-12)[1] or CHMBD 496(1-18)[1] (Sem: 5-8)
Select 6 credits[1] of 400-level CHEM or CHMBD courses (excluding CHMBD 494, CHMBD 495, and CHMBD 496) (Sem: 5-8)

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (18 credits)
Select 18 credits from school-approved list (Sem: 3-8)

[1] A student enrolled in this major must receive a grade of C or better, as specified in Senate Policy 82-44.

Last Revised by the Department: Fall Semester 1999

Blue Sheet Item #: 28-01-019A

Review Date: 01/30/01 (Editorial changes)

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