Chemistry Transfer Guide

  • Minnesota State Community & Technical College AS Chemistry

    to MSUM Chemistry BA or BS

    Quick Facts: College credits applied = 60
    Gen Ed/ LASC goal areas & credits remaining = 15
    Other requirements = 54

    Goal Area Requirement Recommended M-State Courses Goal Area Fufilled MSUM Equivalent
    Written/ Oral Communication
     
    ENGL 1101 College Writing I (3 cr) 1 ENGL 101 English Composition I
    ENGL 1205 Writing About Literature (3) 1 ENGL 202 Composition & Literature II
    Recommended:
    COMM 1120 Intro to Public Speaking (3)

    1

    COMM 100 Speech Communication
    Natural Sciences* CHEM 1111 Gen Inorg Chemistry I w lab (5) 2 (met), 3 CHEM 150/ 150L General Chemistry I
    CHEM 1112 Gen Inorg Chemistry II w lab (5) 2, 3 CHEM 210/ 210L General Chemistry II
    PHYS 1401 College Physics I (w lab) (5)
    OR
    PHYS 1411 University Physics I (w lab) (5)
    3 (met)


    3
    PHYS 160/ 160L College Physics I
    OR
    PHYS 200/ 200L General Physics I
    Mathematics/ Logic MATH 1134 Geometric Calculus I (5) 2, 4 (met) Math 261 Calculus I
    Additional Courses in Goal Areas to Equal 42 Credits Total for Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum (LASC) Minimum credits to complete LASC Goal Areas = 15 - 18 cr in addition to those earned with AS
    Requirements for Major M-State Courses Goal Area MSUM Equivalent
      CHEM 2224 Organic Chemistry I w lab (5) 2, 3 CHEM 350/ CHEM 355 Organic Chemistry I & Lab
      CHEM 2225 Organic Chemistry II (5) 2, 3 CHEM 360/ CHEM 365 Organic Chemistry II & Lab
    PHYS 1402 College Physics II w lab (5)
    OR
    PHYS 1412 University Physics II w lab (5)
    3 PHYS 161 College Physics II
    OR
    PHYS 201 General Physics II
    * Recommended:
    MATH 1135 Geometric Calculus II (5)
    OR
    MATH 1213 Intro to Statistics (4)

    2, 4



    2, 4

    MATH 262 Calculus II*

    *If the equivalent course isn’t taken at M-State, these courses may need to be taken at MSUM.

    Requirements remaining to take at MSUM (60-66 cr)

    BS Core Requirements:

    • CHEM 297 Intro to Research (1)
    • CHEM 300 Inorganic Chemistry I (3)
    • CHEM 380 Analytical Chemistry I (4)
    • CHEM 397 Undergrad Research (2)
    • CHEM 400/405 Biochemistry I & Lab (4)
    • CHEM 420/425 Inorganic Chemistry II & lab (4)
    • CHEM 450/455 Physical Chemistry I & lab (4)
    • CHEM 460/465 Physical Chemistry II & lab (4)
    • CHEM 480 Analytical Chemistry II (4)
    • CHEM 497 Senior Thesis (1)
    • CHEM 498 Seminar (1)
        

    BS Related Requirements:

    • ENGL 387 Technical Report Writing (4)
        

    BS Electives: (7 credits) Consult with advisor

    BA Core Requirements:

    • CHEM 300 Inorganic Chemistry I (3)
    • CHEM 380 Analytical Chemistry I (4)
    • CHEM 498 Seminar (1)
    • ENGL 387 Technical Report Writing (4)
        

    BA (no emphasis) OR

    • CHEM 400/405 Biochemistry I & lab (4)
    • CHEM 450/455 Physical Chemistry I & lab (4)
    • Restricted electives (MATH, BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, CSIS) (12)
    • Unrestricted Electives (10)
        

    BA Biological Chemistry Emphasis OR

    • BIOL 111/111L Cell Biology (4)
    • BIOL 341/341L Genetics (4)
    • CHEM 400 / CHEM 405 Biochemistry I & lab (4)
    • CHEM 410/ CHEM 415 Biochemistry II & lab (4)
    • CHEM 450/ CHEM 455 Physical Chemistry I & lab (4)
    • Restricted Electives (BIOL w min 8 upper division cr) (12)
        

    BA Computational Chemistry Emphasis OR

    • CHEM 400/ CHEM 405 Biochemistry I & lab (4)
    • CHEM 450/ CHEM 455 Physical Chemistry I & lab (4)
    • CSIS 152 Intro to Computers & Programming I (4)
    • CSIS 252 Intro to Computers & Programming II (4)
    • CSIS 352 Advanced Concepts in Programming (3)
    • Restricted Electives (Upper division – CHEM (4), & CSIS (6) (10)
    • Unrestricted Electives (1)
        

    BA Mathematical Chemistry Emphasis OR

    • CHEM 450/ CHEM 455 Physical Chemistry I & lab (4)
    • MATH 260 Computer Calculus (1)
    • MATH 323 Multi-Variable & Vector Calculus (4)
    • Restricted Electives (Upper division – CHEM (4), MATH (6), & CHEM, BIOL, CSIS , MATH, or PHYS (3)(13)
    • Unrestricted Electives (1)
        

    BA Chemical Physics Emphasis OR

    • CHEM 450/ CHEM 455 Physical Chemistry I & lab (4)
    • CHEM 460/ CHEM 465 Physical Chemistry II & lab (4)
    • PHYS 202 Intro to 20th Century Physics (3)
    • Restricted Electives (Upper division – PHYS (9 cr) &
    • MATH, BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, or CSIS) (4 cr)(13)
    • Unrestricted electives (6)
        

    BA Business Emphasis OR

    • CHEM 400/CHEM 405 Biochemistry I & lab (4)
    • ACCT 230 Principles of Accounting I (3)
    • ACCT 231 Principles of Accounting II (3)
    • CSIS 104 Spreadsheet & Database Applications (3)
    • ECON 202 Microeconomics (3)
    • ECON 204 Macroeconomics (3)
    • FINC 340 Financial Management (3)
    • MGMT 360 Principles of Management (3)
    • MKTG 310 Principles of Marketing (3)
    • Restricted Electives (Upper division CHEM) (2cr)
    • Restricted Business Electives (MKTG, FINC, MGMT, or ACCT 304) (6 cr)