Department of Chemistry
Caudill and Kenan Laboratories, CB# 3290
Chemistry is the scientific study of the composition and properties of matter and the investigation of the laws that govern them.
- Chemistry Major, B.A.
- Chemistry Major, B.S.
- Chemistry Major, B.S.–Biochemistry Track
- Chemistry Major, B.S.–Polymer Track
In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must:
- take at least 9 credits of their minor course requirements at UNC–Chapel Hill
- earn a minimum of 12 hours of C or better in the minor (some minors require more)
For more information, please consult the degree requirements section of the catalog.
The minor in chemistry consists of the following seven courses:
|CHEM 102||General Descriptive Chemistry II H||3|
|or CHEM 102H||General Descriptive Chemistry II|
|CHEM 102L||Quantitative Chemistry Laboratory II||1|
|CHEM 241||Modern Analytical Methods for Separation and Characterization H||2|
|CHEM 241L||Laboratory in Separations and Analytical Characterization of Organic and Biological Compounds||1|
|or CHEM 245L||Honors Laboratory in Separations and Analytical Characterization of Organic and Biological Compound|
|CHEM 261||Introduction to Organic Chemistry I H||3|
|CHEM 262||Introduction to Organic Chemistry II H||3|
|CHEM 262L||Laboratory in Organic Chemistry||1|
|or CHEM 263L||Honors Laboratory in Organic Chemistry|
Honors version available. An honors course fulfills the same requirements as the nonhonors version of that course. Enrollment and GPA restrictions may apply.
See program page here for special opportunities.