Chemistry is a part of everything. As a chemistry major, you will be taking chemistry courses that range from organic chemistry to physical chemistry to biochemistry and introduction to pharmaceutical sciences.
Chemistry for non-majors: Chemistry Minor
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In keeping with The W's Mission, the General Education Program provides students with the skills, knowledge, and values they need to become independent, productive members of society in our continually changing world.
The W's General Education Program provides a foundation in the liberal arts that includes knowledge in the historical, literary, aesthetic, scientific, and cultural traditions that shape the world, and fosters skills that allow students to become civically responsible life-long learners ready to adapt to new challenges.
All students who complete the Mississippi University for Women general education program will demonstrate:
Students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree must complete the following courses in their academic program:
A total of 20 hours is required, and students may not double count credit hours in the above categories.
(at least 38 hours of chemistry with a grade of C or better required)
(grade of C or better required)
(Students are required to pass four semesters of SM 100, except for transfer students entering with 60 or more transfer hours who are required to pass three semesters of SM 100.)
Total Hours Required for a BS in Chemistry: 124 Semester Hours