Minor in Chemistry

Chemistry Minor – 23 units

All courses must be completed with grades of C- or better (CR/NC grading is not accepted).

A minimum of 6 upper-division units are required to complete the minor.

All coursework used to satisfy the requirements of the minor must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0.

Required Courses (10 units)

CHEM 115General Chemistry I5
CHEM 215
CHEM 216
General Chemistry II: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts
and General Chemistry II Laboratory: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts

Chemistry Electives (13 units)

Chemistry courses taken on advisement. At least 10 of the units must be upper-division, with at least 6 of those units taken at SF State. Additional restrictions are listed below:

1. Only one course from each of the following pairs can be counted towards the minor:

CHEM 130General Organic Chemistry3
or CHEM 233 Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 349General Biochemistry3
or CHEM 340 Biochemistry I

2. The following courses cannot be counted toward the minor:

CHEM 100Preparation for Chemistry3
CHEM 101Survey of Chemistry3
CHEM 102Survey of Chemistry Laboratory1

Note: Students majoring in Biochemistry are not eligible for the minor in chemistry.