UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Chemistry, B.A. (2019-2020 Archive)

Lower division GE partially completed (see GE comments below*). Lower division major requirements of CHEM 101/L, CHEM 102/L, MATH 255A, MATH 255B, PHYS 220A and PHYS 220AL, PHYS 220B and PHYS 220BL completed as part of the AS-T in Chemistry.

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
CHEM 321/L 2/2
CHEM 333/L (CHEM 333 satisfies GE B5) ** 4/1
CHEM 351/L 4/1
Total 14

Transfer Year 1: Second Semester

Course Units
CHEM 334/L/R 3/1/1
CHEM 422/L 2/2
GE Arts and Humanities (if needed to total 9 units including transfer coursework)* 3
Electives**** 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: First Semester

Course Units
CHEM 401 3
Upper Division CHEM Electives*** 3
GE Social Sciences (if needed to total 9 units including transfer coursework)* 3
GE Upper Division** 3
Electives**** 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: Second Semester

Course Units
CHEM 495A or CHEM 499A 1
Upper Division CHEM Electives*** 4
GE Upper Division** 3
Electives**** 8
Total 16
Total units after transfer 60

*The AS-T in Chemistry requires completion of a total of 9 lower division units in each of GE Arts and Humanities (Area C), and GE Social Sciences (Area D), as per CSU GE Breadth for STEM or IGETC for STEM pattern.

** Total of 9 units Upper Division General Education must include 3 units from GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning (CHEM 333 satisfies GE B5) and 6 units from GE Upper Division Section C1 Arts, or GE Upper Division Section C2 Humanities, or GE Upper Division Section D Social Sciences, or GE Upper Division Section F Comparative Cultural Studies. (No more than 3 units from GE Upper Division C and no more than 3 units from GE Upper Division D.) If needed, select UDGE courses that also satisfy: IC: Information Competence, and/or: GE Upper Division Section D2 American History Institutions and Ideals, OR GE Upper Division Section D3 and D4 Constitution of the United States and State and Local Government.

***To total 7 units upper division CHEM electives from 400- or 500-level CHEM courses with approval from Chemistry advisor. At least 3 units from electives other than CHEM 495 and 499.

**** Choose electives with the help of a Chemistry counselor to best prepare for your desired career.