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    Jul 21, 2024  
Missouri Baptist University 2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
Missouri Baptist University 2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemistry, BS

CIP Code: 40.0501

General Education Requirements   

Bachelor of Science   

Required Courses

Students pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry must also take:

Total: 30-35 Hours

Chemistry Electives

Students must complete two (2) courses from the following:

Total: 6-7 Hours

Required Mathematics Courses

Total: 12 Hours

Total: 8 Hours

Note: CHEM 142 CHEM 143 MATH 264 PHYS 221 , and PHYS 223 , or other equivalents, are prerequisites for some of the above courses; check the individual course descriptions for details.

Total: 56-62 Hours


  • At least six hours of major and three hours of minor must be earned at Missouri Baptist University
  • A grade of D is not acceptable in courses taken to fulfill the requirements for a major or minor 
  • If a substitution has been made, attach a copy of the signed approval and indicate the course number and title following the catalog requirement. Please include the date of the substitution. 

Requirements for degree conferral:

  • At least 24 of the last 32 hours taken at Missouri Baptist University

  • Cumulative GPA of at least 2.00 on a 4.00 scale (those seeking certification must achieve a GPA of 2.75)

  • At least 42 hours of Upper Division (54 for a dual degree)

  • At least 120 total credit hours (144 for a dual degree)