Minor inChemistry

Program Overview

Minoring in Chemistry involves the study of the composition, structure, properties, and reactions of matter, especially of atomic and molecular systems. What are the effects of chemicals used in the home and workplaces? How are unknown compounds identified? How can you speed up chemical processes in an organism? You’ll sharpen your analytical, problem-solving, scientific reasoning, critical thinking, communication and laboratory skills as you take 21 credit hours toward a chemistry minor in conjunction with a different bachelor’s degree major.

Sharpen your analytical, problem-solving, scientific reasoning, critical thinking, communication and laboratory skills as you take 21 credit hours toward a chemistry minor in conjunction with a different bachelor’s degree major.

Program Requirements

Program Requirements

Requirements

An academic minor normally consists of 20 to 24 credits taken in courses in one area or related areas of study prescribed by the faculty.

Required Courses

View Chemistry required courses on our academic catalog website.

Career Potential

  • Chemist
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Chemistry Teacher or Professor
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Food Scientist
  • Healthcare Provider
  • Industrial Researcher
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Patent Attorney
  • Pharmaceutical Researcher
  • Pharmacist