American Studies



Students may obtain a minor in chemistry by earning a grade of C- or better in any five of the following courses:

  • CH 121N General Chemistry I
  • CH 122 General Chemistry II
  • CH 212 Analytical Chemistry
  • CH 221 Organic Chemistry I
  • CH 222 Organic Chemistry II
  • CH 321 Physical Chemistry I
  • CH 322/324 Physical Chemistry II
  • CH 326 Instrumental Analysis
  • CH 415 Biochemistry I
  • CH 424 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

Chemistry at Eckerd

The Chemistry Department at Eckerd College offers Bachelor's degrees in chemistry, including a chemistry degree certified by the American Chemical Society (ACS). We are one of only two Florida colleges where a student can earn an ACS-certified biochemistry degree. Our students have gone on to careers in fields such as forensics, atmospheric chemistry, and pharmaceutical chemistry as well as DNA structural research, cosmetic chemistry, and medicine. We've even graduated a professional baseball player and a college president!

The James Center

Center for Molecular and Life Sciences

Equipped with the latest in eco-conscious innovations, educational technology and scientific instrumentation, the James Center for Molecular and Life Sciences will advance our efforts to prepare tomorrow’s leaders in the sciences, and will quickly become the hub of the Natural Sciences at Eckerd College. Discover the James Center.