Minor in Chemistry

About the Minor

The academic minor program in Chemistry is designed to expose students to each of the major sub-disciplines of chemistry (analytical, inorganic, organic, and physical). In order to accomplish this, students take a total of at least 27.5 credits of chemistry past the freshman year (100-level courses).

As chemistry is an experimental science, at least two laboratory courses must be included in the group of courses taken for the minor. Students should note that their academic major may require certain chemistry courses that can also be used to fulfill the requirements for a minor in Chemistry.

Program Requirements

Required Courses
CHEM 241Organic Chemistry I4.0
CHEM 230Quantitative Analysis4.0
CHEM 253Thermodynamics and Kinetics *4.0
CHEM 421Inorganic Chemistry I3.0
CHEM 244Organic Chemistry Laboratory I3.0
Chemistry Electives **9.5
Total Credits27.5

Additional Information

For more information about the minor, contact:

Daniel King, PhD
Undergraduate Affairs Committee Chair
Department of Chemistry
Drexel University

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