Chemistry

Chemistry is the study of the composition, structure, properties, and reactions of matter, especially of atomic and molecular systems. This major can equip a student for graduate or professional study or for entry level positions in laboratories or businesses.

“I have succeeded in the Chemistry program here at Eureka College because of the specified, rigorous course work and the involved professors. The professors truly care about your understanding of the course material and involvement.”
Kaitlin Russell
Class of 2018

49-50 hours of coursework, consisting of the following:

All of the following:
CHM131 General Chemistry I 4
CHM132 General Chemistry II 4
CHM220 Organic Chemistry I 4
CHM221 Organic Chemistry II 4
CHM250 Quantitative Analysis 4
CHM335W Thermodynamics and Kinetics 4
CHM336 Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy 3
Two of the following:
CHM310 Medicinal Chemistry 3
CHM321 Biochemistry I 3
CHM345 Instrument Analysis 4
CHM440 Inorganic Chemistry 3
TOTAL: 33-34
Plus the following required supporting courses:
MAT171 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I 4
MAT271 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II 4
PHY220 General Physics I: Mechanics, Waves and Optics 4
PHY230 General Physics II: Electricity, Magnetism & Modern Physics 4
TOTAL: 16

22 hours of coursework, consisting of the following:

All of the following:
CHM131 General Chemistry I 4
CHM132 General Chemistry II 4
CHM220 Organic Chemistry I 4
CHM250 Quantitative Analysis 4
Plus 6 or more credits at the 300-level. 6
TOTAL: 22
Chemistry

Dr. Angela Peverly
apeverly@eureka.edu
(309) 467-6493
Sanders Hall Room 402
300 East College Ave.
Eureka, IL 61530

 

Dr. Erick Pasciak
epasciak@eureka.edu
(309) 467-6441
Sanders Hall Room 401
300 East College Ave.
Eureka, IL 61530