Chemistry
Sample Four Year Degree Plan for Freshmen
Bachelor of Science (181-185 Units)*
Year 1 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
CHEM 101 5 CHEM 102 5 CHEM 103 5 CHEM 201 5 52 UNITS
**MATH 103 4 MATH 206 4 MATH 207 4 UNIV 400 0
NSS 101 2 ***ENGL 101 4 ENGL102 4    
CHEM 140 2 PHYS 201 (OR 101) 4 PHYS 202 (OR 102) 4    
               
Total 13 Total 17 Total 17 Total 0
Year 2 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
CHEM 301A 3 CHEM 301B 3 CHEM 301C 3     44 UNITS
PHYS 203 (OR 103) 4 CHEM 302A 2 CHEM 302B  2    
COMM 150 4 PHIL 250  4 CHEM 360 3    
MATH 208 4 GE BLOCK C 4 GE BLOCK D 4    
        FREE ELECTIVE 4    
Total 15 Total 13 Total 16 Total 0
Year 3 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
CHEM 435 4 GE BLOCK D 4 CHEM 463 4     48 UNITS
CHEM 411 4 HIST 202A or B 4 GE BLOCK C 4    
POLS 150 4 GE BLOCK D 4 FREE ELECTIVE 4    
GE BLOCK E 4 CHEM UD ELECTIVE 4 CHEM UD ELECTIVE 4    
               
Total 16 Total 16 Total 16 Total 0
Year 4 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
*UD FREE ELECTIVE 4 *UD FREE ELECTIVE 4 *UD FREE ELECTIVE 1-4     37-41 UNITS
GE BLOCK C 4 BIOL 100A OR 155 4 *UD FREE ELECTIVE 4    
UD THEME 4 UD THEME 4 UD THEME 4    
        FREE ELECTIVE 4    
               
Total 12 Total 16 Total 13-16 Total  
*13 units of upper division free electives areas necessary to meet the graduation requirement of 60 upper division units.
**MATH 206 is the entry-level math course in this major, but many students need to take MATH 103 first.  Additional remedial classes may be required depending on the student's score on the EPT test. 
***Remedial English courses may be required depending on the student's score on the EPT test.
CHEM 140 is not required, but is recommended
All upper division Chemistry electives must be approved prior to taking courses.