B.S. in Forensic Science - Chemistry Track

BS in Forensic Science - Chemistry Track Degree Plan (120 hours)
Core Requirements (36 hours)
First Year Seminar3
First Year Seminar
Freshmen Composition I3
Rhetoric and Composition
Rhetoric and Composition for International Students
Any EN 23XX literature course
Any 1000, 2000, or 3000-level HS course
Social Science3
Select two from the following: BA 1301, CPH 1301, EC 2301, EC 2303, ED 2330, HU 3300, HU 3303, PO 1311, PO 1313, PO 1314, PS 1301, PS 2333, PS 2355, PS 2363, PS 3337, SC 1311, SC 2321, SC 2371, 3 hrs. of Communication Studies (CM 1341, CM 2333, CM 2334) (SMC 1313 and SMC 2302 will meet this requirement)
Satisfied by MT 2412 in the courses required for this major.
Natural or Physical Sciences
Satisfied by CH 1401 in the courses required for this major
Fine Arts3
Select one from the following: AR 1300, AR 1301, AR 1311, AR 1312, AR 2301, AR 2321, AR 2361, AR 2362, AR 3331, AR 3351, AR 3381, AR 3392, 3 hrs. DM, 3 hrs. of MU (SMC 2303 will meet this requirement)
Foreign Language and International Engagement 6
This requirement is satisfied through one of four ways: (1) One 3-hour course in any language at the 3000 level or above, with a grade of B or better; (2) Two courses (1311 and 1312) in a language not previously studied; (3) Two courses (2311 and 2312) in a language previously studied at the high school or college level; (4) Qualifying scores on an AP or CLEP exam, or both the ACTFL OPI and WPT exams
Philosophy - Self3
Intro to Philosophy
(SMC 1311 will meet this requirement)
Philosophy - Ethics3
Foundations of Ethics
(SMC 2301 will meet this requirement)
Theology - God3
Introduction to Theology
(SMC 1314 will meet this requirement)
Intermediate Theology3
Any TH 33xx course
BS Forensic Science- Chemistry Track Major Courses (78 hours)
BL 1401General Biology for Majors I4
CH 1401General Chemistry I4
CH 1402General Chemistry II4
CH 2411Organic Chemistry I4
CH 2412Organic Chemistry II4
CH 3423Analytical Chemistry4
CH 3424Instrumental Analysis4
CH 3433Physical Chemistry I4
CH 1100Chemistry Seminar I1
CH 3100Chemistry Seminar II1
CJ 1301Introduction to Criminal Justice3
CR 3335Survey of Forensic Science3
FSC 3301Forensic Science Quality Assurance3
FSC 3330Forensic Science Internship3
FSC 3450Forensic Chemistry4
Forensic Science Electives - Select 12 hours from the following:12
CH 3XXX/4XXX Chemistry Elective
MT 2412Calculus I4
MT 2413Calculus II4
PY 1404University Physics I4
PY 2404University Physics II4
Electives (6 hours)6
An elective can be any course taken from any discipline. Students can use these hours to pursue certificates, minors, or second majors.
Total Semester Hours120
First Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
CH 14014CH 14024
BL 14014MT 24124
FYE 13013CH 11001
EN 13113PL 13013
 CJ 13013
 14 15
Second Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
CH 24114CH 24124
PY 14044PY 24044
TH 13013CR 33353
MT 24134PL 23013
 15 14
Third Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
CH 34234CH 34344
FSC 33013CH 31001
Foreign Language 3Forensic Science Elective4
History3Foreign Language3
Social Science3Literature3
 16 15
Fourth Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
Forensic Science Elective4FSC 33303
CH 34334Forensic Science Elective4
Fine Arts3Advanced Theology3
FSC 34504Elective3
 18 13
Total Semester Hours 120