Marine Sciences (BS): Chemistry (17MARSCBS-17MARSCCHM)

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CH 101 Chem Molecular SciB,1 3 CH 201 Chem Quant SciB,1 3
CH 102 General Chem LabB,3 1 CH 202 General Quant Lab3 2
ENG 101 Academic Writing & Research1,4,H 4 MA 241 Calculus IIA,1 4
MA 141 Calculus IA,1 4 MEA 100 Earth Systems Science2,5 4
HES_*** Health & Exercise Studies CourseE 1 GEP Addtl. Breadth Reqt.F 3
COS 100 Perspectives on Learning6 1
14 15

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CH 221 Organic Chemistry I1 3 CH 315 Quantitative Analysis2 4
CH 222 Organic Chem I Lab2 1 CH 223 Organic Chemistry II1 3
MA 242 Calculus III1 4 CH 224 Organic Chem II Lab2 1
MEA 200 Intro to Oceanography2 3 MEA 250 Intro to Coastal Environments2 3
MEA 210 Oceanography Lab2 1 PY 208 Physics for Engineers & Scientists II1 3
PY 205 Physics for Engineers & Scientists I1 3 PY 209 Physics for Engineers & Scientists Lab II 1
PY 206 Physics for Engineers & Scientists I Lab 1
16 15

Junior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CH 401 Syst Inorganic Chem I2 3 CH 403 Syst Inorganic Chem II2 3
CH 442 Adv Synthetic Tech2 3 GEP Interdisc. Persp. Reqt.G 3
MA 341 Differential Equations I3 3 MEA 323 Earth Systems Chemistry2 3
MEA 460 Physical Oceanography2 3 MEA 462 Obser. Methods & Data Analysis2 3
MEA 473 Chemical Oceanography2 3 Statistical Science Option3,8 3
15

Summer

Summer Semester Credit
MEA 459 Coastal Processes2 5

Senior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CH 431 Physical Chemistry I1 3 CH 433 Physical Chemistry II1 3
Advanced Writing Elective9 3 Computer Science Option3,7 3
GEP Humanities Reqt.C 3 GEP Social Sciences Reqt.D 3
MEA 495 Senior Seminar 1 GEP Humanities Reqt.C 3
GEP Social Sciences RequirementD 3 GEP Interdisc. Persp. Reqt.G 2-3
HES_*** Health & Exercise Studies CourseE 1
14 14-15

 

Minimum Credit Hours Required for Graduation*I,J,K: 123
Major/Program Footnotes
1
. Grade of C- or higher required in CH 101, 201, 221, 223, 431, 433; ENG 101; MA 141, 241, 242; PY 205/PY 206, 208/209.
2. No more than one D will be accepted in MEA core courses and concentration courses.
3. No more than one D will be accepted in other basic math or science courses.
4. Substitute GEP Additional Breadth Requirement in fall if ENG 101 must be taken in spring due to course availability.
5. Majors should register for the honors lab section.
6. E 115 may substitute for COS 100.
7. CSC 112 or CSC 114.
8. Any Statistics course at the 300 level.
9. Advanced Writing Elective must be selected from ENG 331, ENG 332, and ENG 333. This satisfies the Communication in the Major Co-Requisite. 
* General Education Program (GEP) requirements and GEP Footnotes
To complete the requirements for graduation and the General Education Program, the following category credit hours and co-requisites must be satisfied. University approved GEP course lists for each of the following categories can be found at https://oucc.dasa.ncsu.edu/general-education-program/.
A. Mathematical Sciences (6 credit hours; one course with MA or ST prefix)
Choose from the University approved GEP Mathematical Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: MA 141, MA 241
B. Natural Sciences (7 credit hours; include one laboratory course or course with a lab)
Choose from the University approved GEP Natural Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: CH 101, CH 102, CH 201
C. Humanities (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Humanities course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: none
D. Social Sciences (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Social Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: none
E. Health & Exercise Studies (2 credit hours – at least one 100-level Fitness and Wellness Course)
Choose from the University approved GEP Health & Exercise Studies course list.
F. Additional Breadth (3 credit hours to be selected from the following checked University approved GEP course lists)
X Humanities/Social Sciences/Visual and Performing Arts
G. Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5-6 credit hours)
Choose from the University approved GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: none
H. Introduction to Writing (4 credit hours satisfied by completing ENG 101 with a C- or better)

The following Co-Requisites must be satisfied to complete the General Education Program requirements
I. U.S. Diversity (USD)
Choose from the University approved GEP U.S. Diversity course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the U.S. Diversity (USD) co-requisite. The following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement: none
J. Global Knowledge (GK)
Choose from the University approved GEP Global Knowledge course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the Global Knowledge (GK) co-requisite. The following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement: none
K. Foreign Language proficiency Proficiency at the FL_102 level is required for graduation.

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