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Forensic Chemistry Major (BS)

Suggested Schedule

Freshman Year - Fall (14 credits)

CHEM 110 - General Chemistry I (GenEd II.A.1)
BIOL 201 - Biology I
MATH 119 - Pre-calculus (GenEd I.C)
ENGL 102 - Writing for a Liberal Education (GenEd I.A)

Freshman Year - Spring (14 credits)

CHEM 111 - General Chemistry II (GenEd II.A.1)
BIOL 202 - Biology II (GenEd II.A.1)
MATH 211/273 - Calculus (GenEd I.C)
IDNM 101 - Using Information Effectively in Science (GenEd I.B)

Sophomore Year - Fall (18 credits)

CHEM 331 - Organic Chemistry I
PHYS 211/241 - General Physics I
MATH 231 - Basic Statistics
GenEd II.B.1
GenEd II.B.2

Sophomore Year - Spring (16 credits)

CHEM 332 - Organic Chemistry II
CHEM 210 - Introduction to Analytical Chemistry
PHYS 212/242 - General Physics II
GenEd II.B.3

Junior Year - Fall (16 credits)

CHEM 345 - Principles of Physical Chemistry
CHEM 367 - Forensic Chemistry
BIOL 309 - Priciples of Genetics
GenEd II.C.1
GenEd II.C.2

Junior Year - Spring (17 credits)

CHEM 310 - Instrumentation in Analytical Chemistry
CHEM 351 - Biochemistry I
CHEM 395 - Internship in Chemistry
BIOL 409 - Molecular Biology
BIOL 410 - Molecular Biology Laboratory
GenEd II.C.3

Senior Year - Fall (16 credits)

CHEM 323 - Inorganic Chemistry
CHEM 363 - Chemistry of Dangerous Drugs
CHEM 480 - Toxicology
FRSC 302 - Forensic Documentation
FRSC 307 - Crime Scene Investigation

Senior Year - Spring (15 credits)

CHEM 310 - Professional Ethics for Scientists
FRSC 312 - Moot Court and Trial Advocacy for Forensics
FRSC 400 - Laboratory Safety and Quality Assurance
GenEd II.D
GenEd II.E