Suggested Degree Pathway for Chemistry - General Option


For students who entered fall 2015 to spring 2017.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
ENGL.1010 College Writing I (CW) 3
CHEM.1210 Chemistry I (SCL) 3
CHEM.1230L Chemistry I Lab (SCL) 1
MATH.1310 Calculus I (MATH) 4
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS) 3
CHEM.1050 Intro Disc. Chemistry 1
Total 15

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
ENGL.1020 College Writing II (CW) 3
CHEM.1220 Chemistry II (SCL) 3
CHEM.1240L Chemistry II Lab (SCL) 1
MATH.1320 Calculus II 4
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
Total 14

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
CHEM.2210 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHEM.2270L Organic Chemistry Lab IA 2
PHYS.1410 Physics I 3
PHYS.1410L Physics I Lab 1
MATH.2310 Calculus III 4
Total 13

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
CHEM.2220 Organic Chemistry IIA 3
CHEM.2280L Organic Chemistry Lab IIA 2
CHEM.2600 Information Retrieval (IL) 2
PHYS.1440 Physics II 3
PHYS.1440L Physics II Lab 1
MATH.2340 Differential Equations 3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS) 3
Total 17

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
CHEM.3130 Analytical Chemistry I 3
CHEM.3150L Analytical Chemistry I Lab 2
CHEM.3440 Physical Chemistry I (QL) 3
CHEM.3460L Physical Chemistry Lab I (CTPS) 2
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS) 3
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective 3
Total 16

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
CHEM.3140 Analytical Chemistry II 3
CHEM.3160l Analytical Chemistry II Lab 2
CHEM.3450 Physical Chemistry II 3
CHEM.3500l Physical Bioinorganic Lab 2
CHEM.3600 Responsible Chemist (SRE), (WOC) 3
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective 3
Total 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
CHEM.4430 Adv. Inorganic Chemistry 3
CHEM.4450L Adv. Inorganic Chem. Lab 2
CHEM.4500 Biochemistry I 3
CHEM.4xxx Chemistry Elective1 3
CHEM.4xxx Chemistry Elective (Lab)1 1
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective 3
Total 15

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
CHEM.4xxx Chemistry Elective1 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective  3
Total 15
Total Minimum Credits = 120

1By mutual agreement between a Chemistry faculty member and a student, Directed Research CHEM.4070 and CHEM.4080 may be utilized to fulfill this requirement.

No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. Consult the Core Curriculum website for Core Curriculum requirements. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. You should meet with your faculty advisor to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements.

Current UMass Lowell students should use their Advisement Report in SIS. If you need assistance, please contact your advisor.

Restriction on off-campus study:

Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details.

Last updated: 10/13/2017