Minimum hours required for the degree: 120
Minimum hours required for major with ACS Certification: 92 - 93
Minimum hours required for pre-professional major: 89 - 90
Minimum hours required for pre-professional with concentration in pharmaceutical science major: 91 - 92
Admission to major: No additional requirements beyond the prerequisites for the required courses
Special tracks/programs: American Chemical Society Certification, Pre-Professional Studies (premedical/pre-dental/pre-veterinarian or concentration in pharmaceutical sciences), Honors, Secondary Teacher Licensure program
Honors Program: Honors General Chemistry (CHM 261H, CHM 262H and CHM 267H) is available to students in the CSU Honors or Scholars program. An honors track for Chemistry majors admitted to the Honors Program is also available.
Cooperative Education Program: In earning the Bachelor of Science degree with ACS certification, the Chemistry major may elect the Cooperative Education Program (see Special Programs Chapter) in order to supplement chemistry course work with employment in the chemical industry.