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Chemistry (DC)

Certification/Endorsement Code: DC
Michigan Subject Areas Test Code: 18
Programs: Secondary - Major or Minor
AQ Program Contact Person: Dr. Elizabeth Jensen

Department: Chemistry

 
 

Chemistry Major Requirements (40 hours)

At least 20 semester hours must be taken at Aquinas College.

 
Chemistry Required Courses: 35 credit hours
CY 111 General Chemistry I (5 credit hours)
CY 112 General Chemistry II (5 credit hours)
CY 211 Organic Chemistry (5 credit hours)
CY 212 Organic Chemistry (5 credit hours)
CY 215 Quantitative Analysis (4 credit hours)
CY 311 Physical Chemistry (4 credit hours)
CY 312 Physical Chemistry (4 credit hours)
CY 400 Undergrad Seminar/Research (1 credit hours)
CY 401 Undergrad Seminar/Research (2 credit hours)
 
Electives: Select at least 5 credit hours
CY 315 Advanced Organic Chemistry (4 credit hours)
CY 325 Biochemistry (4 credit hours)
CY 336 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (4 credit hours)
CY 346 Instrumental Methods of Analysis (4 credit hours)
CY 398 Readings in Chemistry (1 credit hours)
CY 399 Independent Project (1-3 credit hours)
 
Required courses outside the Chemistry Department
PC 213 Mechanics, Sound, and Heat
PC 214 Electricity, Magnetism, and Light
MS 121 Calculus with Analytical Geometry
MS 122 Calculus with Analytical Geometry
MS 231 Multivariate Calculus
MS 252 Statistics OR MS 494 Statistics
 
 

Chemistry Minor Requirements (29 hours)

At least 14 semester hours must be taken at Aquinas College.

 
CY 111 General Chemistry I (5 credit hours)
CY 112 General Chemistry II (5 credit hours)
CY 211 Organic Chemistry (5 credit hours)
CY 212 Organic Chemistry (5 credit hours)
CY 215 Quantitative Analysis (4 credit hours)
 
At least four credits taken from:
CY 315 Advanced Organic Chemistry (4 credit hours)
CY 325 Biochemistry (4 credit hours)
CY 336 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (4 credit hours)
CY 346 Instrumental Methods of Analysis (4 credit hours)
CY 398 Readings in Chemistry (1 credit hours)
CY 399 Independent Project (1-3 credit hours)
OR
CY 311 Physical Chemistry (4 credit hours)
CY 312 Physical Chemistry (4 credit hours)