University of Nebraska at Kearney
College of Natural and Social Sciences

1994-96 UNK Undergraduate Catalog

Department of Chemistry

James Roark, Chair
Professors: Blickensderfer, Kaufman, Krishnan, Kuecker, Roark, Sterner, Swanson
Associate Professor: Clark
Assistant Professors: Chen, Dodson
The Chemistry program is on the American Chemical Society's list of approved programs.
Go to Chemistry Major or
list of course descriptions.

Department Objectives

To prepare students to work as professional chemists;

To prepare teachers in subject matter and in methods for the teaching of chemistry and related subjects;

To give a background in chemistry for students in biology, physics, family and consumer sciences, earth science, and physical education;

To furnish pre-professional work for those preparing for professional work in medicine, dentistry, nursing, engineering, medical technology and other allied health areas;

To prepare students for graduate work in chemistry.

Chemistry Major

Five major options are available:
I. Professional Chemist's Option-Bachelor of Arts Degree or
Professional Chemist's Option-Bachelor of Science Degree
II. Chemistry Option-Bachelor of Arts Degree or
Chemistry Option-Bachelor of Science Degree
III. Chemistry Comprehensive Option-Bachelor of Science Degree
IV. Molecular Biology Option-Bachelor of Science Degree
V. Chemistry Teaching Subject Endorsement Option-Bachelor of Science in Education Degree
The minor in Chemistry is available for students pursuing majors in other disciplines.
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