Double Major Chemistry & Biology (B.A.)

This program is designed for students who desire to have a solid background in both chemistry and biology. This is especially recommended for individuals who plan to enter medical, dental, optometry or other allied-medical schools.

In addition to the requirements discussed in “General Requirements for Undergraduate Degrees at IU Southeast” and “General Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts” in the Academic Bulletin, candidates for the B.A. in Biology & Chemistry (Double Major) must complete the following courses with a grade of C or higher in each course:

Biology Requirements
Courses Credits
Introductory Biology Sequence - two courses w/labs (BIOL-L101 & L102) 10
Genetics - one course w/lab (BIOL-L311/L319) 6
Molecular Biology - one course (BIOL-L211) 3
Cell biology - one course (BIOL-L312) 3
Developmental Biology - one course w/lab (BIOL-L317/Z318, BIOL-L346, or PLSC-B373) 5
Physiology - one course w/lab (PHSL-P416/P418, PLSC-B370, or PHSL-P215) 5
Biology Seminar - one course (BIOL-L403) 1
Total 33
Chemistry Requirements
Courses Credits
General Chemistry I w/Lab  (CHEM-C105/C125) 5
General Chemistry II w/Lab (CHEM-C106/C126) 5
Chemistry Seminar  (CHEM-C301 or C302) 1
Chemical Measurements Lab I (CHEM-C315) 3
Equilibria & Electrochemistry  (CHEM-C317) 3
Spectrochemistry & Separations  (CHEM-C318) 3
Organic Chemistry I w/Lab  (CHEM-C341/C343) 5
Organic Chemistry II w/Lab (CHEM-C342/C344) 5
Physical Chemistry of Bulk Matter (CHEM-C361) 3
Biochemistry (CHEM-C484) 3
Total 36
Other Requirements
Courses Credits
Technical Writing (ENG-W234) 3
Calculus I & II  (MATH-M215 & M216) 10
Physics I & II w/Lab  (PHYS-P201 & P202 or PHYS-P221 & P222) 10
Total 23