Chemistry Minor

A minor in chemistry may be a useful addition to the programs of students majoring in other natural sciences areas. The minor consists of a minimum of 20 credits in chemistry, with at least 9 of these at or above the 300 level in residence at UWM. Students must be currently enrolled in, or have passed Chem 104 in order to declare a Chemistry Minor.

For further information regarding degree requirements, see Academic Undergraduate Advisor – Gloria Freschl. Please bring a copy of your transcript when meeting with the advisor to declare a minor. Unofficial free of charge UWM transcripts may be obtained from the Department of Enrollment Services in Mellencamp Hall, Room 274.

Requirements

The minor in Chemistry consists of a minimum of 20 credits in chemistry, with at least 9 of these at or above the 300 level in residence at UWM.

Students must maintain an average GPA of 2.0 in all minor courses attempted at UWM. In addition, students must attain a 2.0 GPA on all minor courses attempted, including any transfer work. CHEM 106 does not count toward the minor and is not included in the minor GPA. 

General Chemistry Requirement 1
CHEM 102General Chemistry5
CHEM 104General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis5
Select one course from three of the following areas: 25-10
Analytical:
Elementary Quantitative Analysis
Instrumental Analysis
Biochemistry:
Introduction to Biochemistry
Biochemistry: Protein Structure and Function
Biochemistry: Cellular Processes
Introduction to Biochemistry Laboratory
Biochemistry: Metabolism
Inorganic:
Introduction to Inorganic Chemistry
Inorganic Chemistry
Bio-Inorganic Chemistry
Organic:
Introductory Survey of Organic Chemistry
Introductory Organic Chemistry Laboratory
Organic Chemistry
Organic Chemistry Laboratory
Organic Chemistry
Physical:
Biophysical Chemistry
Physical Chemistry I
Physical Chemistry II
Physical Chemistry Laboratory
Total Credits15-20