The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry offers the B.S. degree for a major in chemistry, with concentrations that meet the American Chemical Society Accredited Programs requirements for concentrations in biochemistry, materials chemistry and in chemistry/chemical education. More details for these offerings are found here. Requirements and sample schedules for the general chemistry and business concentrations are listed in the tables below. More details can be found in the JMU Undergraduate Catalog.

Course requirements for all chemistry programs are compared in the following flowchart and checklist.

Concentration V: General Program in Chemistry

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Students following the general concentration must take core courses and the courses listed here.

Concentration VI: Chemistry/Business Program

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This program is designed for business-oriented chemistry students preparing for careers in patent law, technical sales, technical service and related areas. Students following the chemistry/business concentration must take core courses and the courses listed here.

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