Requirements - Chemistry

Degree Requirements

Each student majoring in Departmental programs is expected to complete the following requirements unless written exemption is granted otherwise; the exemptions must bear signature of the assigned advisor and that of the department chairperson. The following is the general guide:

  1. Review academic progress and obtain your assigned advisor’s approval of class schedule for subsequent semester/session prior to or during the registration period.
  2. Complete all courses required by the curriculum map in recommended sequence with a minimum overall grade point average of 2.00, with no more than one “D” grade in any major course.
  3. Participate in all required non-credit student activities such as departmental clubs, field trips, and advisory conferences. Attend regular seminar classes per Banner schedule.
  4. Pass both the English Proficiency Examination test unless exempted on the basis of superior grades in English courses and the Major Field Test in Chemistry.
  5. Pass senior exit test, complete a senior project (or internship), make a formal presentation of your project, and submit a complete documentation of your project (and student teaching for Science education majors) to your mentor and the Department Office.
  6. Complete a resume and other information sheets for the Career Counseling and Placement Office and provide a copy for the departmental files.
  7. Review academic progress with your academic advisor and make application for graduation in compliance with the University calendar.
  8. Complete all other requirements set by the Department or the University.
  9. Consult with your academic advisor each semester prior to registration on course scheduling, internships, and career planning.