The Department of Chemistry offers a minor in chemistry to those cadets wishing to expand their scientific knowledge beyond their declared major. Requirements for the minor consist of:
- 8 semester hours of core General Chemistry
- 3 hours of Organic Chemistry I (CH 223) with the lab being optional
- 12 additional hours of chemistry courses as described in a brochure on the subject which can be obtained from the chemistry department.
Before formally registering for the program, a cadet should obtain the approval of the department in the major curriculum as well as the head of the chemistry department. Successful completion of the requirements of this minor will be noted on the cadet's transcript.