2022-2023 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog 
    Apr 01, 2023  
2022-2023 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog

Chemistry & Biochemistry

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Christopher J. Pursell, Chair, Professor
Brian W. Gregory, Professor
David C. Garza, Associate Professor
Denise J. Gregory, Associate Professor
Corey M. Johnson, Associate Professor
Paul A. Wiget, Associate Professor
Dale Wilger, Associate Professor
Molly Smith Lockart, Assistant Professor

Undergraduate Programs and Requirements

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

Chemistry Minor  
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)  to satisfy the general education mathematics requirement, and PHYS 203 (Physics I)  and PHYS 204 (Physics II)  to satisfy the general education natural and computational sciences requirement.





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

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