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University of Nevada, Reno    
 
    
 
  Jul 20, 2017
 
University General Course Catalog 2013-2014 ARCHIVED CATALOG: LINKS AND CONTENT ARE OUT OF DATE. CHECK WITH YOUR ADVISOR.

Chemistry - Environmental Chemistry Emphasis, B.S. in Chem.


I. University Core Curriculum Requirements (36-44 units)


NOTE: Refer to the Core Curriculum  chapter of this catalog for information regarding the “Core English and Math Completion Policy”.

A. English (3-8 units)


Refer to the “English” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

NOTE: Students who place in ENG 102  are not required to takeENG 101 .

B. Mathematics (4 units)


Refer to the “Mathematics” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

C. Natural Sciences (8 units)


D. Social Sciences (3 units)


Refer to the “Social Sciences” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

E. Fine Arts (3 units)


Refer to the “Fine Arts” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

F. Core Humanities (9 units)


Refer to the “Core Humanities” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

G. Capstone Courses (6 units)


Refer to the “Capstone” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog.

  • Recommended Major Capstone: CHEM 495  (3 units)
  • One additional General Capstone outside of the Chemistry Department.

H. Diversity (0-3 units)


Refer to the “Diversity” section of the Core Curriculum  chapter in this catalog. A designated Diversity course may be taken that also satisfies another Core Curriculum requirement.

II. Additional Requirements (0 units)


III. Major Requirements (66-67 units)


A. Required Chemistry Courses (30-31 units)


C. Environmental Science Courses (10 units)


IV. Minor Requirements (0 units)


V. Electives (9-18 units)


One year of foreign language recommended

VI. Total Units (120 units)


Students completing the B.S. in Chemistry - Environmental Chemistry Emphasis receive ACS certification.

VII. Recommended Schedule


Example for students seeking an ACS-certified degree with the Environmental Chemistry Specialization. Assumes placement into MATH 181  in first semester. Please see department advisor for individualized schedule.

A. First Year


Fall Semester (15 units)


Spring Semester (15 units)


B. Second Year


C. Third Year


D. Fourth Year


Fall Semester (15 units)




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