Jun 23, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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344 Pasteur Hall (507.457.5297)
Dr. Jeanne Franz, Advisor

342 Pasteur Hall (507.457.5294)
Dr. Sara Hein, Advisor

Program Information

This program is designed for entry into a graduate program in forensic science. All applicants must have completed a bachelor’s degree in a chemistry-related field. A degree in chemistry fits best with the required courses and can be met with the Chemistry - General (CHEG) - BS Major . Students should meet early with an advisor to plan their programs of study.

Chemistry - CHEG Pre-Forensics Major Map  

Required Courses


  • Students should choose General Education courses carefully to meet the General Education Program (GEP)  requirements within the four-year plan. Students should consult with their advisor for recommendations on these courses.
  • *This major will be ACS certified if students take the University Physics sequence (PHYS 221 & 222).
  • Being a teaching assistant for CHEM 190 is highly recommended.


◎ = Oral Intensive

◆ = Math/Critical Analysis Intensive

△ = Writing Intensive

✽ = Physical Development and Wellness Graduation Requirement

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