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Chemistry Minor

Biochemistry, Chemistry and Forensic Science majors are not eligible for the minor in Chemistry.

General Requirements

  • Students must meet with a college advisor to declare a minor and review the course requirements.
  • A grade of C or higher is required for all courses in the minor.
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed at FGCU.
  • Students desiring certification of a minor and designation on their academic transcript must verify that the minor is displayed on their Graduation Application.

Specific Information

Complete each of the following:

  • CHM 1045C General Chemistry I (4) or (CHM 1045 (3) and CHM 1045L (1))
  • CHM 1046C General Chemistry II (4) or (CHM 1046 (3) and CHM 1046L (1))
  • CHM 2210C Organic Chemistry I (4) or (CHM 2210 (3) and CHM 2210L (1))
  • CHM 2211C Organic Chemistry II (4) or (CHM 2211 (3) and CHM 2211L (1))

Complete two of the following:

  • BCH 3023C Biochemistry (3)*
  • BCH 3025C Analytical Biochemistry (3)
  • BCH 4033C Advanced Biochemistry I (4)*
  • BCH 4034C Advanced Biochemistry II (4)
  • CHM 3120 Analytical Chemistry (3) and CHM 3120L Analytical Chemistry Lab (1)
  • CHM 3410 Physical Chemistry I (3) and CHM 3410L Physical Chemistry I Lab (1)
  • CHM 3411 Physical Chemistry II (3) and CHM 3411L Physical Chemistry II Lab (1)
  • CHM 3610 Inorganic Chemistry (3) and CHM 3610L Inorganic Chemistry Lab (1)
  • CHM 4080C Advanced Environmental Chemistry (3)
  • CHM 4130 Instrumental Analysis (3) and CHM 4130L Instrumental Analysis Lab (1)
  • CHM 4174C Lasers in Physical Sciences (3)
  • CHM 4220C Advanced Organic Chemistry (3)
  • CHM 4230C Practical NMR Spectroscopy (3)
  • CHM 4300 Bio-organic Chemistry (3)
  • CHM 4431 Statistical Thermodynamics (3)
  • CHM 4512 Computational Modeling (3)
  • CHM 4671 Bioinorganic Chemistry (3)
  • CHM 4714C Materials Chemistry (3)
  • CHS 4533C Forensic Biochemistry (3)
  • CHS 4544C Forensic Chemistry (3)

    *Students may not count BOTH BCH 3023C and BCH 4033C towards the minor

Catalog Year: 2020-2021

Total Semester Hours Required: 22-24 Hours


Transfer Notes

Transfer credits will ordinarily be accepted from regionally accredited institutions and evaluated for appropriate credit toward requirements in the student's degree program.