Dec 03, 2022  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2007-08 
    
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2007-08 [Archived Catalog]

Chemistry Major (B.S. or B.A.)


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Major codes BS3311, BA3311

 

Chemistry and Biochemistry Degree Information


Upon completing the requirements for the B.S. degree with a major in chemistry, you are eligible for professional status in the American Chemical Society. Completion of a B.A. degree in chemistry does not qualify you for certification.

Chemistry Teacher Education Information


Due to changes in standards for teacher licensure in the State of Ohio, the current program in chemistry is subject to change. If you are interested in becoming licensed to teach chemistry at the secondary level, contact the Office of Student Services in the College of Education.

Chemistry Materials Fee


All chemistry laboratory courses have a consumable materials fee.  In addition, students must purchase a $20 breakage card from the Office of the Bursar, the unused portion of which will be refunded.

College-level Requirements


Please see the appropriate college listing for college-level academic requirements.

Requirements for the B.S. Degree


The B.S. degree program is chosen by students planning to enter a graduate program in chemistry or work in the chemical industry.

Requirements for the B.S. degree include a minimum of 76 hours of chemistry from the following:

Complete any two of the following:


Extradepartmental requirements


The following courses should be completed by the end of the second year:

Requirements for the B.A. Degree


Requirements for the B.A. degree include a minimum of 53 hours of chemistry from the following:

Complete:


Complete:


Complete:


  • One course in biochemistry

A full year’s work is required in at least one of the following fields:


Organic:


Extradepartmental requirements


The following courses should be completed by the end of the second year:

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