Chemistry Minor


Please contact Undergraduate Chemistry Advisor Mr. Jamie Grimes at jamieg@uab.edu or 205-934-7529 to discuss a Chemistry Minor.

Requirements for the chemistry minor vary with catalog year. Scroll down to find your catalog year below. If you have any questions about catalog year, consult your academic advisor.

MINOR REQUIREMENTS FOR CHEMISTRY (2012-2013 CATALOG)

MINOR REQUIREMENTS FOR CHEMISTRY (2011-2012 CATALOG)

Required Chemistry Courses:       CH 115   CH 116  CH 117   CH 118
   
                                                 CH 235   CH 236   CH 237   CH 238

Note: CH 115, 116, 117, and 118 may also satisfy the Core Curriculum Area III; check with your academic advisor. Honors labs (114, 119, 234, and 239) can substitute for the corresponding regular lab listed above.

Required Chemistry Course:        CH 325   CH 326   CH 345   CH 355   

(Choose one.)                          CH 450   CH 459   CH 460   CH 480

Note: CH 325, 326, 345, 355, 450, and 480 have required laboratories.

Total Requirements:  19-20 semester credit hours

GPA Requirement:  At least a 2.0 average in required chemistry courses and a 2.0 average in required chemistry courses taken at UAB are mandatory for a chemistry minor. The current UAB course forgiveness policy will be used in calculating the grade point average. No transferred grades of D or F in chemistry courses count toward fulfillment of the minor.

Residency Requirement:  Students must complete at least two courses (with laboratories) in chemistry at UAB from the following: CH 115, 117, 235, 237, 325, 326, 345, 355, 450, 480 and at least one of these courses must be at the 200 level or higher in order to qualify for the minor [in addition to the requirements stated above].

Catalog Year:  Students wishing to switch to this catalog year need to consult their academic advisor(s) about how that may affect their major(s) and/or any other minor(s).

MINOR REQUIREMENTS FOR CHEMISTRY (2010-2011 CATALOG)

Required Computer Course:   CS 101

Required Chemistry Courses:  CH 115   CH 116   CH 117   CH 118

                                            CH 235   CH 236   CH 237   CH 238

Note: CH 115, 116, 117, and 118 may also satisfy the Core Curriculum Area III; check with your academic advisor. Honors labs (114, 119, 234, and 239) can substitute for the corresponding regular lab listed above.

Required Chemistry Course:  CH 325, CH 326, CH 345, CH 355, or CH 460

(Choose one.)

Note: CH 325, 326, 345, and 355 have required laboratories.

Total Requirements:  22-23 semester credit hours

GPA Requirement:  At least a 2.0 average in required chemistry courses and a 2.0 average in required chemistry courses taken at UAB are mandatory for a minor in chemistry. The current UAB course forgiveness policy will be used in calculating the grade point average. No transferred grades of D or F in chemistry courses count toward fulfillment of the minor.

Residency Requirement:  Students must complete at least two courses (with laboratories) in chemistry at UAB from the following (CH 115, 117, 235, 237, 325, 326, 345, 355) in order to qualify for the minor [in addition to the requirements stated above].

MINOR REQUIREMENTS FOR CHEMISTRY (2009-2010 CATALOG)

Required Computer Course:   CS 101

Required Chemistry Courses:  CH 115   CH 116   CH 117   CH 118

                                            CH 235   CH 236   CH 237   CH 238

Note: CH 115, 116, 117, and 118 may also satisfy the Core Curriculum Area III; check with your academic advisor. Honors labs (114, 119, 234, and 239) can substitute for the corresponding regular lab listed above.

Required Chemistry Course:   CH 325, CH 326, CH 345, CH 355, or CH 460

(Choose one.)

Note: CH 325, 326, 345, and 355 have required laboratories.

Total Requirements:  22-23 semester credit hours

GPA Requirement:  At least a 2.0 average in required chemistry courses and a 2.0 average in required chemistry courses taken at UAB are mandatory for a minor in chemistry. The current UAB course forgiveness policy will be used in calculating the grade point average. No transferred grades of D or F in chemistry courses count toward fulfillment of the minor.

Residency Requirement:  Students must complete at least two courses (with laboratories) in chemistry at UAB from the following (CH 115, 117, 235, 237, 325, 326, 345, 355) in order to qualify for the minor [in addition to the requirements stated above].

MINOR REQUIREMENTS FOR CHEMISTRY (2008-2009 CATALOG)

Required Computer Course:   CS 101

Required Chemistry Courses:  CH 115   CH 116   CH 117   CH 118

                                            CH 235    CH 236   CH 237   CH 238

Note: CH 115, 116, 117, and 118 may also satisfy the Core Curriculum Area III; check with your academic advisor. Honors labs (114, 119, 234, and 239) can substitute for the corresponding regular lab listed above.

Total Requirements:  19 semester credit hours

GPA Requirement:  At least a 2.0 average in required chemistry courses and a 2.0 average in required chemistry courses taken at UAB are mandatory for a minor in chemistry. The current UAB course forgiveness policy will be used in calculating the grade point average. No transferred grades of D or F in chemistry courses count toward fulfillment of the minor.

Residency Requirement:  Students must complete at least two courses (with laboratories) in chemistry at UAB from the following (CH 115, 117, 235, 237, 325, 326, 345, 355) in order to qualify for the minor [in addition to the requirements stated above].

MINOR REQUIREMENTS FOR CHEMISTRY (2004-2008 CATALOGS)

Required Computer Course:  CS 101

Required Chemistry Courses:  CH 115   CH 116   CH 117   CH 118

                                            CH 235    CH 236   CH 237   CH 238

Note: CH 115, 116, 117, and 118 may also satisfy the Core Curriculum Area III; check with your academic advisor. Honors labs (114, 119, 234, and 239) can substitute for the corresponding regular labs listed above.

Total Requirements:  19 semester credit hours

GPA Requirement:  At least a 2.0 average in all chemistry courses and a 2.0 average in all chemistry courses taken at UAB are mandatory for a minor in chemistry. The current UAB course forgiveness policy will be used in calculating the grade point average. No transferred grades of D or F in chemistry courses count toward fulfillment of the minor.

Residency Requirement:  Students must complete at least six semester credit hours for the minor in the UAB Department of Chemistry in order to qualify for the minor [in addition to the requirements stated above].