The requirements for a minor in Chemistry include a minimum of 27 credits of chemistry (CH) courses.
Choose one of the following complete general chemistry sequences:
- CH 121, *CH 122, *CH 123. General Chemistry (5,5,5)
- CH 231, CH 232, CH 233. *General Chemistry (4,4,4)
and CH 271, CH 272, CH 273. *Laboratory for CH 231, 232, 233 for Chemistry Majors (1,1,1)
- CH 201, CH 202. Chemistry for Engineering Majors (3,3)
and CH 205. Laboratory for Chemistry 202 (1)
and CH 123. *General Chemistry (5)
In addition, a minimum of four upper-division courses of 3 or more credits in at least two areas of chemistry (organic, physical, analytical, inorganic, or nuclear) and including one laboratory course are required. All courses must be taken for a grade (not S/U) and the overall GPA for all chemistry courses must be 2.0 or higher.
Courses that cannot be used for the minor:
CH 130. General Chemistry of Living Systems (4)
CH 374. *Technology, Energy, and Risk (3)
CH 401/501/601. Research (1–16)
CH 403/503/603. Thesis (1–16)
CH 407/507/607. Seminar (1–16)
CH 410/510. Internship (1–16)
CH 696. Computer Interfacing (4)
See http://chemistry.oregonstate.edu/node/1727 for more details about the Chemistry minor.
* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)