Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry Roadmap - Quantitative Reasoning Category III/IV and ENG 114

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 56

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice (A2) 1 3
MATH 197 Prelude to Calculus I (Prerequisite for CHEM 115 and MATH 226) 2,3 3
GE Area A 4 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
 Units15
Second Semester
CHEM 115 General Chemistry I: Essential Concepts of Chemistry (Major Lower-Division) 5
MATH 198 Prelude to Calculus II (Prerequisite for MATH 226, B4) 2,3 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area E 3
 Units14
Third Semester
CHEM 215
CHEM 216
General Chemistry II: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts
and General Chemistry II Laboratory: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts (Major Lower-Division)
5
MATH 226 Calculus I (Major Lower-Division, B4) 2,3 4
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
 Units15
Fourth Semester
CHEM 233
CHEM 234
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry I Laboratory (Major Lower-Division)
5
MATH 227 Calculus II (Major Lower-Division) 4
Select One Set of Courses (Major Lower-Division): 5 4
General Physics I
and General Physics I Laboratory (B1, B3)
 
General Physics with Calculus I
and General Physics with Calculus I Laboratory (B1, B3)
 
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) 3
 Units16
Fifth Semester
CHEM 390GW Contemporary Chemistry and Biochemistry Research - GWAR (Major Upper-Division) 3
Select One Set of Courses (Major Lower-Division): 5 4
General Physics II
and General Physics II Laboratory
 
General Physics with Calculus III
and General Physics with Calculus III Laboratory
 
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 6 3
 Units16
Sixth Semester
CHEM 321 Quantitative Chemical Analysis (Major Upper-Division) 3
CHEM 322 Quantitative Chemical Analysis Laboratory (Major Upper-Division) 2
CHEM 335
CHEM 336
Organic Chemistry II
and Organic Chemistry II Laboratory (Major Upper-Division) 7
5
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 6 5
 Units15
Seventh Semester
CHEM 300 General Physical Chemistry I (Major Upper-Division) 8 3
CHEM 325 Inorganic Chemistry (Major Upper-Division) 3
CHEM 340
Biochemistry I (Major Upper-Division)
or General Biochemistry
3
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
Advanced Laboratory Electives 9 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Three 6 8
 Units14
 Total Units120