Chemistry Minor

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With a chemistry minor, you’ll be introduced to the various ways chemistry impacts our modern world.


  • Flexible course options make the chemistry minor customizable to your interests and career goals
  • Beyond the core classes in general chemistry, you can choose from courses in organic or inorganic chemistry, research, computer science, calculus and physics

Career opportunities

The minor in chemistry is valuable as supplemental preparation for graduates seeking careers in teaching, nutrition, agriculture, home economics, environmental, medical and health-related occupations.

Course listing

Required Courses (20 Units)

CHEM 103General Chemistry I4
CHEM 104General Chemistry II4
CHEM 350Analytical Chemistry5
CHEM 350LAnalytical Chemistry Lab0

Select 7 additional units of upper-division chemistry.

Program director

Ken Cheung
Ken Cheung, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Program Director, Chemistry