Bachelor of Science in Chemistry Roadmap - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and ENG 114

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 72

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
CHEM 115 General Chemistry I: Essential Concepts of Chemistry (Major Lower-Division) 5
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice (A2) 1 3
MATH 226 Calculus I (Major Lower-Division, B4) 2 4
GE Area A 3 3
 Units15
Second Semester
MATH 227 Calculus II (Major Lower-Division) 4
PHYS 220
PHYS 222
General Physics with Calculus I
and General Physics with Calculus I Laboratory (Major Lower-Division, B1, B3)
4
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
 Units17
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
PHYS 230
PHYS 232
General Physics with Calculus II
and General Physics with Calculus II Laboratory (Major Lower-Division)
4
GE Area A 3
GE Area D 3
 Units15
Fourth Semester
CHEM 233
CHEM 234
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry I Laboratory (Major Lower-Division)
5
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
 Units14
Fifth Semester
CHEM 251 Mathematics and Physics for Chemistry (Major Lower-Division) 4 3
CHEM 321
CHEM 322
Quantitative Chemical Analysis
and Quantitative Chemical Analysis Laboratory (Major Upper-Division)
5
CHEM 335
CHEM 336
Organic Chemistry II
and Organic Chemistry II Laboratory (Major Upper-Division) 5
5
CHEM 351 Physical Chemistry I: Thermodynamics and Kinetics (Major Upper-Division) 3
 Units16
Sixth Semester
CHEM 325 Inorganic Chemistry (Major Upper-Division) 3
CHEM 353 Physical Chemistry II: Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy (Major Upper-Division) 3
CHEM 390GW Contemporary Chemistry and Biochemistry Research - GWAR (Major Upper-Division) 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
CHEM 340 Biochemistry I (Major Upper-Division) 3
CHEM 426 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory (Major Upper-Division) 6 2
CHEM 451 Experimental Physical Chemistry Laboratory (Major Upper-Division) 6 2
Upper-Division Major Elective (9 Units Total) - Take One 7 3-4
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units13-14
Eighth Semester
Upper-Division Major Elective (9 Units Total) – Take Two 7 6-8
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5
 Units15
 Total Units120-121