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Loyola University Chicago

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Minor in Chemistry

Students majoring in areas other than chemistry may satisfy requirements for a minor concentration in chemistry by completing a minimum of 24 credit hours of chemistry with grades of “C-’ or better. No more than 12 hours can be transferred from another University.

Courses:

Chem 101/111 General Chemistry A Lecture and Lab = 4 credit hours
Chem 102/112 General Chemistry B Lecture and Lab = 4 credit hours
Chem 223/225 Organic Chemistry A Lecture and Lab = 4 credit hours
Chem 224/226 Organic Chemistry B Lecture and Lab = 4 credit hours
Chem 212 Elementary Quantitative Analysis Lecture = 3 credit hours
Chem 214 Elementary Quantitative Analysis Laboratory = 1 credit hour

Subtotal: 20 credit hours

Four additional credit hours at the 300 level are required. Some options are listed below:

 

Option #1 Subtotal: 20 credit hours   Option #2 Subtotal: 20 credit hours

Chem 361/Biol 366

Survey in Biochem

3 credit hours  

Chem 361/Biol 366

Survey in Biochem

3 credit hours
Chem 380 Chemistry Seminar 1 credit hour   Chem 300 Undergrad Research 1 credit hour
  Total: 24 credit hours     Total: 24 credit hours
Option #3 Subtotal: 20 credit hours   Option #4 Subtotal: 20 credit hours
Chem 395 Special Topic 3 credit hours   Chem 395 Special Topic 3 credit hours
Chem 380 Chemistry Seminar 1 credit hour   Chem 300 Undergrad Research 1 credit hour
  Total: 24 credit hours     Total: 24 credit hours

 

Option #5 Subtotal: 20 credit hours   Option #6 Subtotal: 20 credit hours
Chem 312 Environmental Chemistry 3 credit hours   Chem 312 Environmental Chemistry 3 credit hours
Chem 380 Chemistry Seminar 1 credit hour   Chem 300 Undergrad Research 1 credit hour
  Total: 24 credit hours     Total: 24 credit hours

 

NOTE: Only 1 credit hour of Chem 300 (Undergraduate Research) and only 1 credit hour of Chem 380 (Chemistry Seminar) may be included in these 24 hours. Courses that are restricted to Biochemistry Majors (Chem 305, 370 etc) are NOT an option for the chemistry minor.



Loyola

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Loyola University Chicago · 1032 W. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL 60660
Phone: 773.508.3100 · Fax: 773.508.3086

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