The green chemistry certificate provides students with a theoretical and practical working knowledge of the principles of green chemistry and would be an excellent choice for students with an interest in industrial careers. There are two options to earning the certificate, option one requires 18-23 credits, and option two requires 12 credits. Please visit "Program Overview" for more information.
Introduction to Green Chemistry | CHEM 230
Studies the principles of green chemistry and their application to contemporary problems. The purpose of green chemistry is to protect and benefit the economy, people and the planet by finding creative and innovative ways to reduce waste, conserve energy, and discover replacements for hazardous substances.
Green Chemistry Laboratory | CHEM 231
Illustrates the principles of green chemistry and their application to contemporary problems through laboratory experiments.
Organic Chemistry I CHEM 321
Studies aliphatic and aromatic compounds with emphasis on structure, reaction mechanisms, and synthesis. Introduces spectroscopy.