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Required Credits in the Major: 46
Program Code: BA-CHEM
Required Course: 1
Required Credits: 40
Two (2) University Core Curriculum are specified within this major:
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Required Credits: 0-6
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Required Credits: 35
Required Courses: 1
Minimum Credits: 3
Required Credits: 8
Select one (1) of the following Physics II courses based on the Physics I course selected for UCC Area 3D
Required Courses: 2
Once Technology Intensive course is completed within the major requirements: CHEM 4820
One additional Technology Intensive course is required for graduation.
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Required Courses: 4
One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the University Core Curriculum, Area 2B: ENG 1100
One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the Chemistry BA requirements: CHEM 4820
Two (2) additional Writing Intensive courses are required for graduation
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