May 26, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024

Chemistry: Concentration in Physics, B.S.

Location(s): West Palm Beach Campus (Day)


120 Credit Hours

Program Learning Outcomes


“Expected student learning outcomes specify the knowledge, skills, values, and attitudes students are expected to attain in courses or in a program.” Page 69. Resource Manual for the Principles of Accreditation: Foundations for Quality Enhancement, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), 2018.

  1. Students graduating with the Chemistry major will be competitive for professional/graduate programs.
  2. Students graduating with the Chemistry major will demonstrate technical writing skills.
  3. Students graduating with the Chemistry major will formulate a research proposal and relate it orally.
  4. Students graduating with the Chemistry major will appraise scientific literature.

Graduation Requirements


Conferral of a Baccalaureate degree in this program of study is determined by successful completion of the Baccalaureate Graduation Requirements outlined here .

NOTE: Students must earn 42 upper level (3000-4000) credit hours in order to graduate. A total of at least 21 of these upper level credit hours must be completed in the selected major.

Visit this program’s information page  for additional program-specific requirements.

Faith, Roots, and Reason (General Education) Requirements - 43 Credit Hours


Chemistry majors must meet the Baccalaureate Degree Requirements (Bachelor’s Degrees)  as set out in the Faith, Roots, and Reason (General Education) Program . The Faith, Roots, and Reason (General Education) Mathematics and Science requirements are fulfilled through other courses in this major. Only 37 of the 43 credit hours of Faith, Roots, and Reason (General Education) program will still be required for the completion of this program.

Chemistry: Concentration in Physics, B.S. Program - 68 Credit Hours


Additional Required Credit Hours - 15 Credit Hours


These additional hours may be fulfilled by a minor, second major, general electives taken concurrently, previous coursework taken at PBA or through transfer credits.