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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Chemistry, B.S. - 4-Year Degree Map


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First Year

Fall Credit   Spring Credit
CHEM 1111 - General Chemistry I   4   CHEM 1121 - General Chemistry II   4
MATH 1050 - Pre-calculus   4   MATH 2230 - Calculus I   4
COMP 1000 - Composition   3   Gen Ed Elective 3
Gen Ed Elective 3   Gen Ed Elective 3
         
TOTAL 14   TOTAL 14

Second Year

Fall Credit   Spring Credit
CHEM 2212 - Organic Chemistry I   4   COMP 2000  OR COMP 3020  OR COMP 3011  OR COMP 2039   3
CHEM 2410 - Descriptive Inorganic Chemistry   3   CHEM 2222 - Organic Chemistry II   4
MATH 2240 - Calculus II   4   PHYS 2040 - General Physics II   4
PHYS 2030 - General Physics I   4   Gen Ed Elective and/or OCS Elective 3
         
TOTAL 15   TOTAL 14

Third Year

Fall Credit   Spring Credit
CHEM 3510 - Physical Chemistry I   3   CHEM 4522 - Physical Chemistry II   4
CHEM 3513 - Physical Chemistry I Lab   1   CHEM 4622 - Analytical Chemistry II   4
CHEM 3612 - Analytical Chemistry I   4   STEM Elective, excluding Chemistry & Biochemistry 3
Elective 3   Elective 2
Elective 3   Elective 3
TOTAL 14   TOTAL 16

Fourth Year

Fall Credit   Spring Credit
Upper Division CHEM Elective 3   Upper Division CHEM Elective 3
CHEM 4312 - Biochemistry I   4   CHEM 4420 - Theories of Inorganic Chemistry   3
CHEM 4098 - Senior Undergraduate Seminar   3   Elective 3
Elective 3   Elective 3
Elective 3   Elective 3
      Elective 2
TOTAL 16   TOTAL 17

Total Credits for Degree: 120 

Elective Key and Math Course Guidance


Gen Ed Elective: a course carrying one or more Gen Ed area attribute(s): Basic Communication (BC3), Mathematics (M3), American History (AM3), World Civilizations (OW3), Foreign Language (FL3), Social Sciences (SS3), Humanities (H3), The Arts (A3), Natural Sciences (NS3), Western Civilization (WC3). Elective courses and major courses carrying Gen Ed attributes apply toward SUNY Oneonta's Gen Ed requirements .

OCS Elective: any course that carries an Oral Communication Skills (OCS) attribute. 

Liberal Arts Elective: any course that carries a Liberal Arts (LA) attribute. SUNY Oneonta's minimum LA requirements  vary by degree award.

Upper Division Elective: any elective course numbered 3000 and above. All courses (required and elective) at this level apply toward SUNY Oneonta's upper division requirement .

Upper Division Liberal Arts Elective: any course numbered 3000 and above that carries a LA attribute.

Elective: any course outside the major. Electives apply toward the total credits required by a degree program. Electives may also be needed to satisfy other degree requirements , including the minimum number of credits outside the department of the major.

Math Course Guidance


SUNY Oneonta recognizes that students enter college with different math backgrounds. For guidance on the math course(s) most suited to your preparation and program of study, visit the College's Math Pathways site.

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