2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jul 24, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived]

Chemistry Major - Bachelor of Arts

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​(52-54 credits, including extra-departmental requirements)

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Learning Outcomes  

The chemistry program offers students the opportunity to explore chemistry both in terms of theoretical principles and experimental practices. The program features hands-on use of instrumentation as well as the rigorous application of computer-based data acquisition and analysis methods. The department supports an undergraduate research program that typically engages about 15 students each summer. 

Elective Course(s) (3 credits):

  • Any 3- or 400-level CHEM course or combination of courses (with the exception of CHEM 330, CHEM 330L, and CHEM 399); or SCED 396L, or SCED 398L.

Required Mathematics (8 credits):


The following courses must be taken at Indiana State University:

  • 1 Credits
    • Three CHEM lecture courses at the 3- or 400-level (with the exception of 330, 351, and 352).
    • Two CHEM laboratory courses at the 3- or 400-level (with the exception of 330L, 351L, and 352L).

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This program has the following minimum GPA requirements: 2.00 overall GPA; 2.20 over all in all major and concentration requirements.

Fall 1st Year

Spring 1st Year

Fall 2nd Year

Fall 3rd Year

Spring 3rd Year

Fall 4th Year

Spring 4th Year

  • Elective | Credits/Units 3
  • Elective | Credits/Units 3
  • Elective | Credits/Units 3
  • Elective | Credits/Units 3

    12 Credits

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Indiana State University’s priority date for filing the FAFSA is April 15. Students must earn 30 credit hours each academic year in order to maximize financial aid from the state of Indiana. Details about how to apply for financial aid, eligibility criteria, and awarding rules are available online at https://www.indstate.edu/financial-aid/apply. Students may view their specific financial file by logging into the MyISU Portal at https://portal.indstate.edu/ISU/login


Program Description and Career Resources: https://www.indstate.edu/academics/undergraduate/majors/chemistry-bachelor-arts 

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