Advisement Modules

Various advisement modules are available to suit student career objectives. They are based on already existing chemistry concentrations. Students are asked to complete the requirements for one of the concentrations plus additional packet of course work to satisfy their career and graduate and professional school objectives.

CORE: Chemistry or Biochemistry Concentrations
(See requirements for these concentrations)

MODULE: CHEMISTRY AS A MOLECULAR SCIENCE
This is an advanced BS module. It is recommended for students preparing to attend graduate school. Also, for those seeking careers in pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and other high tech material and nanoscale technology.

(Biochemistry Concentration as Core) Plus:

CH-335: Nano Scale Chemistry (X CH-535)
CH-345: Analytical Biochem (X CH-545)
Chemistry Elective
Science Elective (CH &/or BI)
CH-395: Undergraduate Research
3
3
3
6-8
1-3
Total: 16-20

Chemistry Electives: Biochemistry II, Medicinal Chem, Supra-molecular Chem, ChemInformatics, BioInformatics, Adv Inorg Chem, Computational Chem, NMR Spectroscopy

Biology Electives: Genetics, Mol Biology, Microbiology

MODULE: PRE-MED
(Biochemistry Concentration as Core) Plus:

Required:
BI-112 & 4: Concepts in Biology (Class & Lab) II                                          4

Strongly Recommended (one or more of the following):

BI-220: Genetics
BI-230: Microbiology
BI-355: Molecular Biology
SO-200: Social Issues and Social Change
AN-102: Cultural Anthropology
PH-:258: Medical Ethics
Credits to satisfy areas B1, B2, B4
4
4
4
3
3
3
Less 9
Total: 16 (max)


(Biochemistry Concentration as Core) Plus:

CH-327: Medicinal Chemistry (X CH-527)
BI-112 & 4: Concepts in Biology (Class & Lab) II
BI-230: Microbiology
BI-312: Systems Physiology
SO-101: Sociology
EC-201: Macroeconomics
Elective (to meet specific pharmacy school requirements)
Internship
Credits to satisfy areas B1, B2
3
4
4
4
3
3
3
1-3
Less 6
Total: 23-25

MODULE: CHEM/FORENSIC (also recommended for pre-law)
(Chemistry or Biochemistry Concentration as Core) Plus:

CH-357: Forensic Analysis
BI-220: Genetics
CJ-101: Introduction to Criminal Justice
CJ-201: Criminal Law and Procedure
CJ-231: Criminal Investigation
CJ-235/LW-235: Law of Evidence
SO-235: Criminology (prerequisite: SO-101)
Elect: Analytical Biochemistry; Molecular Biology; Microbiology
UG Research or Internship
Credits to satisfy areas B2
3
4
3
3
3
3
6
3-4
1-3
Less 3
Net: 26-29

MODULE: CHEM/BUSINESS (also recommended for pre-law)
(Chemistry or Biochemistry Concentration as Core) Plus:

EC-201: Principles of Economics I
FN-215: Financial Management
MGT-101: Organization Management
MGT-231: Business Law I
MGT-272: Dynamics of Information Technology*
MK-261: Principles of Marketing
EC/MGT/MK-Elective
Internship
Credits to satisfy area B2
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
1-3
Less 3
Net: 19-21

MODULE: CHEMISTRY/EDUCATION
(Chemistry or Biochemistry Concentration as Core) Plus:

ED-101: Educational Psychology
ED-152: Education in the United States
HI-121 or HI-122: United States History (CT requirements)
UG Research or Project
Credits to satisfy areas B1
3
3
3
1-2
Less 3
Net: 10-13