2017-2018 Samford University Catalog 
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2017-2018 Samford University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemistry and Biochemistry

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Morgan S. Ponder, Chair, Professor
Brian W. Gregory, Professor
David C. Garza, Associate Professor
Denise J. Gregory, Assistant Professor
Corey M. Johnson, John R. Samprey Jr., Research Assistant Professor
Paul A. Wiget, Assistant Professor
Dale Wilger, Assistant Professor

Undergraduate Programs and Requirements

Majors Minor
Biochemistry Major (B.S.)   Chemistry Minor  
Chemistry Major (B.S.)    

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry offers majors in chemistry and in biochemistry leading to a bachelor of science degree. A student who is majoring in chemistry or biochemistry is not required to earn a minor in another area. The department also offers a minor in chemistry.

General Education: University Core Curriculum and Distribution Requirements

General Education Distribution Requirements are noted in the individual degree tables. In those cases where a requirement is not specified, see General Education Overview  in the Howard College of Arts and Sciences introductory pages for a list of required and applicable courses.

Chemistry and biochemistry majors must take MATH 240 - Calculus I (4)  to satisfy the general education mathematics requirement, and PHYS 203 - Physics I (5)  and PHYS 204 - Physics II (5)  to satisfy the general education natural and computational sciences requirement.






      Of related interest: IDSC 201 - Scientific Methods (4) .

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