NOTICE: Course descriptions reflected on this page are for Fall 2020, if you are looking for course information for a prior semester please view our 2019-2020 Catalog

Chemistry (CHM)

CHM 130 (4)      

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Fundamental Chemistry 

General inorganic chemistry, scientific method, and general laboratory procedures.  Prerequisite: *ENG 100 and *MAT 096 (MAT 122) or *MAT 097 (MAT 121) or placement beyond prerequisite courses. General Education:  Lab Sciences. Three lecture. Three lab.


CHM 151 (5)

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General Chemistry I 

Fundamental concepts in chemistry presented at a level appropriate for science majors. An exploration of matter and the changes it undergoes using both qualitative and quantitative methods .  Prerequisite: *MAT 096 (MAT 122) or *MAT 097 (MAT 121) or placement beyond prerequisite courses. Recommended: *CHM 130. General Education: Lab Sciences. Four lecture. Three lab.


CHM 152 (5)

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General Chemistry II 

Continuation of Chemistry 151 with an emphasis on kinetics and equilibrium, nuclear, aqueous solution, and electrochemistry. Prerequisite: *CHM 151. General Education: Physical and Biological Sciences. Four lecture. Three lab. 


CHM 198/298 (1–6)

Special Topics

Designed to meet the needs of an individual(s) who has an interest in pursuing an original topic in an instructional area under faculty supervision.

*Course has additional pre or co-requisite(s)


CHM 230 (4)

Organic Chemistry

Prerequisite: CHM130 or the CHM151 and CHM152 course sequence. Fundamental Organic Chemistry class (CHM230) is a single semester Chemistry class aimed to provide a brief overview of organic Chemistry to impart a basic understanding of the subject. This class is designed for students who require a basic understanding of organic chemistry (such as pre-medical, pre-dental, physical therapy program) without requiring the rigor of a two-semester organic chemistry class. Three lecture. Three lab.