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2010-2012 Undergraduate Catalog
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Chemistry Minor

Department of Chemistry, 2004 Shelby Hall

Admission into the minor. Students are expected to declare a major formally no later than the fourth semester of full-time enrollment (or at 61 semester hours for transfer students). With the assistance of an advisor in the major department, students should complete the “Declaration of Major” form.

Grade point average. A 2.0 grade point average in the minor is required. The minor GPA is calculated based on all courses applicable to the minor that the student has attempted at UA.

Minor courses. The minor in chemistry requires the successful completion of the following 24 semester hours:

CH 101 or CH 117 4
CH 102 or CH 118 4
CH 223 4
CH 231 3
CH 232:237 5
CH 340:343 4
Total 24

Upper-level residency. A minimum of 6 hours in the minor must be earned on this campus including 4 hours in 300- and 400-level chemistry courses.

Ancillary courses. Grades in ancillary courses are not computed into the minor GPA. The minor in chemistry requires the successful completion of the following courses outside the minor:

PH 101, PH 105, or PH 125 4
PH 102, PH 106, or PH 126 4

Additional minor requirements. Students are responsible for ensuring that they have met all University, college, major, and minor requirements. However, each student must meet with an advisor in the major department for academic planning and to be cleared for registration each semester. College advisors are also available for additional assistance with minor, college, and University requirements.

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