Transfer Preparation Requirements — Chemistry Majors

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Major Preparation Requirements

Preparation for all majors:

  • One and a half years of calculus through multivariable
  • One year in linear algebra
  • One year of general chemistry with lab
  • One course in organic chemistry with lab
  • One course in calculus-based physics with lab


Additional recommended courses prior to transfer:

Chemistry:
  • A second semester of calculus-based physics with lab
  • A second semester of organic chemistry with lab

Chemistry/Materials Science:
  • Two additional semesters of calculus-based physics with lab


Required by end of spring before transfer:

  • One and a half years of calculus through multivariable
  • One year of general chemistry with lab
  • One course in organic chemistry with lab
  • One course in calculus-based physics with lab


Note: Effective for fall 2021 admission, Linear Algebra will be a required preparation course for all Chemistry majors. Completion of Linear Algebra prior to transfer is strongly recommended.

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