Check out the following chemistry courses!
Students who have taken the AP Exam in Chemistry and have obtained
a grade of four or five will receive credit for General Chemistry (CHEM 115/175)
without enrolling in these courses.
Students who minor in chemistry complete the following courses:
Chemistry majors can select among four different programs of emphasis:
All students must complete the core requirements for the major:
The remainder of the curriculum depends on the empasis:
Research (ACS) Emphasis
Recommended for graduate school
Recommended for pre-medical, pre-pharmacy, pre-dental and pre-veterinary students
Students who wish to gain certification by the State of Virginia to teach
secondary-school chemistry may do so by completing the Endorsement in Chemistry,
which includes a minor in secondary-school education. The Chemistry Endorsement
includes a sequence of courses in the Education Department as well as a core of
courses in chemistry, physics, and mathematics. Students interested in educaiton
and chemistry should contact April Marchetti at firstname.lastname@example.org
to develop a personalized curriculum plan.