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ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Glasgow campus will remain closed Friday, March 6. 

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

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Major in Chemistry (Standard)

Major in Chemistry (Standard)

The major in chemistry (reference number 623) leads to the Bachelor of Science (BS) degree. The Department of Chemistry also requires a minor or a second major. The department offers several programs of study that leads to a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in chemistry. Prior to final selection of a program, a student must consult with a chemistry adviser in order to determine the most appropriate option.

The major in chemistry that requires 30 semester hours, is as follows: CHEM 120-121, 222-223, 330, at least one semester of organic chemistry, one semester of inorganic chemistry or biochemistry, and one semester of physical chemistry, with additional courses in chemistry numbered above 300 to make a total of 30 semester hours.


Plan of study for all the above option: http://www.wku.edu/chemistry/plans_of_study.php

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