Chemistry Major (B.S.) and M.S. in Chemical Pre-Engineering

The chemistry B.S. can be taken with a pre-engineering concentration to serve as the foundation for the Bachelor’s in Chemistry and Master’s in Chemical Engineering degree program at Syracuse University.

Core Requirements 1
COR 100First Year Seminars: Transitions3
WRT 101Critical Writing3
PHL 110Introduction to Philosophy3
HST 110World Civilization I3
HST 111World Civilization II3
ENG 210Major Authors3
PHL 210Moral Philosophy3
Theology3
EAC Encountering Another Culture/Language6
ENG 310Literature and Culture3
Mathematics3
Social Science3
Natural Science3
IDS Interdisciplinary Studies3
Religion3
COR 400Senior Studies: Transformations3
VPA Visual & Performing Arts1
DIV Diversity0
Major Requirements
CHM 151Chemical Principles I 23
CHM 151LChemical Principles I Laboratory 21
CHM 152Chemical Principles II 23
CHM 152LChemical Principles II Lab 21
CHM 223Organic Chemistry I 23
CHM 223LOrganic Chemistry 1 Lab 21
CHM 224Organic Chemistry II 23
CHM 224LOrganic Chemistry II Lab 21
CHM 280Information in Chemistry and Physical Sciences1
CHM 311Analytical Chemistry4
CHM 312Instrumental Methods of Analysis4
CHM 327Physical Chemistry I 23
CHM 328Physical Chemistry II 23
CHM 331Physical Chemistry Laboratory 21
CHM 332Physical Chemistry II Laboratory 21
CHM 435Inorganic Chemistry3
CHM 460Biochemistry I3
CHM Elective 3
Major Support Requirements
MTH 145Calculus I 24
MTH 146Calculus II 24
MTH 245Calculus III 24
MTH 304Differential Equations for Scientists And Engineers 24
MTH 311Introduction to Probability Theory 23
BIO 191General Biology I4
PHY 103General Physics Laboratory 21
PHY 104General Physics Laboratory 21
PHY 105General Physics Scientists/Engineers I 23
PHY 106General Physics Scientists/Engineers II 23
PHY 333Computational Physics 23
ECS 326 Engineering Materials, Properties and Processing 2,43
CEN 231 Mass and Energy Balances 2,43
CEN 333 Fluid Transport 2,43
CEN 341 Fundamentals of Heat and Mass Transfer 2,44
CEN 587 Chemical Reaction Engineering 2,43
Total Credit Hours135
1

Some Core requirements may be fulfilled by major requirements.

2

Satisfies prerequisites for admission to MS program.

3

Satisfied by ECS 326 or CEN 587 .

4

Taken at Syracuse University.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
First SemesterCredit Hour
CHM 151 Chemical Principles I 3
CHM 151L Chemical Principles I Laboratory 1
MTH 145 Calculus I 4
PHY 105 General Physics Scientists/Engineers I 3
PHY 103 General Physics Laboratory 1
COR 100 First Year Seminars: Transitions 3
WRT 101 Critical Writing 3
 Credit Hours18
Second Semester
CHM 152 Chemical Principles II 3
CHM 152L Chemical Principles II Lab 1
MTH 146 Calculus II 4
PHY 106 General Physics Scientists/Engineers II 3
PHY 104 General Physics Laboratory 1
PHL 110 Introduction to Philosophy 3
VPA Visual & Performing Arts 1
 Credit Hours16
Sophomore Year
First Semester
CHM 223 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHM 223L Organic Chemistry 1 Lab 1
CEN 231 1 3
MTH 245 Calculus III 4
BIO 191 General Biology I 4
HST 110 World Civilization I 3
 Credit Hours18
Second Semester
PHY 333 Computational Physics 3
CHM 224 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHM 224L Organic Chemistry II Lab 1
MTH 304 Differential Equations for Scientists And Engineers 4
PHL 210 Moral Philosophy 3
HST 111 World Civilization II 3
CHM 280 Information in Chemistry and Physical Sciences 1
 Credit Hours18
Junior Year
First Semester
CEN 333 1 3
CHM 327
CHM 331
Physical Chemistry I
and Physical Chemistry Laboratory
4
CHM 435 Inorganic Chemistry 3
ECS 326 1 3
ENG 210 Major Authors 3
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
CEN 341 1 4
CHM 328
CHM 332
Physical Chemistry II
and Physical Chemistry II Laboratory
4
Theology 3
Social Studies 3
IDS Interdisciplinary Studies 3
 Credit Hours17
Senior Year
First Semester
CHM 311 Analytical Chemistry 4
CEN 587 1 3
MTH 311 Introduction to Probability Theory 3
CHM 460 Biochemistry I 3
EAC Encountering Another Culture/Language 3
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
CHM 312 Instrumental Methods of Analysis 4
ENG 310 Literature and Culture 3
Religion 3
COR 400 Senior Studies: Transformations 3
Encountering Another Culture/Language 3
 Credit Hours16
Fifth Year
Syracuse University MS Chemical Engineering  
 Credit Hours0
 Total Credit Hours135
1

Taken at Syracuse University.