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2021-2022 SDSM&T Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 SDSM&T Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemistry Minor

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Contact Information

Dr. Zhengtao Zhu
Associate Professor and Head of Department
Department of Chemistry, Biology, and Health Sciences
Chemical and Biological Engineering/Chemistry 2206
Office Phone:  (605) 394-2447
Email: Zhengtao.Zhu@sdsmt.edu
Department Website: https://www.sdsmt.edu/cbh/


The goal of this minor is to provide students with a solid background in chemistry. The minor requires 20 credit hours of CHEM courses (8 credit hours of required courses; 12 credit hours of approved elective courses).  A grade of ‘C’ or higher is required for all courses needed for the chemistry minor. At least 50% of the chemistry courses applied toward a minor must be completed at South Dakota Mines.

Required Courses: 8 Credit Hours

Elective Courses: 12 Credit hours

Twelve (12) credit hours of 300+ level electives are required. The elective courses must include one 3-credit 400-level course with Chem prefix and three of the following foundational courses:

Curriculum Notes

* Only the three (3) credit version of this course may be used for completion of the Chemistry Minor.

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