May 28, 2023  

Chemistry, General Track, B.S.

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College of Arts and Sciences

For more information and a general overview, see Chemistry 

To find which courses will fulfill core requirements, search the Course Schedule by “Attribute Type” to locate courses in the current and upcoming semester that fulfill specific core requirements. The Course Schedule is located on the Rockhurst Registrar’s webpage at www.rockhurst/registrar. 

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Area Requirement: Required Course(s)

Inorganic Chemistry:

Chemical Literature Seminar:

Upper Division Chemistry Electives - Choose 6 hours from:


1 Indicates recommended courses for those students preparing for graduate studies in chemistry or for work in industry.

2 Indicates recommended courses for those students preparing for professional school (medical, veterinary, dental, etc.)

3 If not already taken for the Applied Instrumental Methods of Analysis requirement.

Students seeking secondary school teaching certification may use environmental science (3-4 hours) and senior level practice teaching (2-3 hours) to complete their upper-division chemistry requirements.

For the 12 upper division hours in the “related area,” students may choose from courses in biology, physics, mathematics or other fields appropriate to their career objectives, such as economics, communications, etc.

A grade of C or better is required in each upper-division course of the major. (A grade of C- will not satisfy the requirement.)

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