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Minor in Chemistry

Students may earn a minor in Chemistry by completing the program below:

The following five courses are required:
Chem 1111(11) - Introductory Chemistry I
Chem 1121(12) - Introductory Chemistry II
Chem 2223(122) - Quantitative Analysis
Chem 2612(261) - Structural Organic Chemistry
Chem 2633(263) - Techniques of Organic Chemistry

ONE course from the following list must be completed:
Chem 3312(231) - Physical Chemistry I
Chem 2412(241) - Basic Inorganic Chemistry
Chem 2622(262) - Organic Reactions
Chem 4712(371) - Biochemistry (same as Biology 4712(371)

Note: the numbers in parentheses are the old course numbers (prior to August 2003).

Courses which are prerequisites to subsequent courses in the minor may not be taken on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis. A GPA of at least 2.0 is required for the courses presented for the minor. At least three courses towards the Chemistry minor must be completed at UM-St. Louis.