Chemistry student

Choose a minor in chemistry from Ball State to complement your major and open doors in a variety of career fields.

This minor works well with majors in:

What You Will Learn

In this program, you will take introductory and organic chemistry courses and then select advanced courses, such as biochemistry and instrumental methods. You will get the same quality treatment as our majors, which includes:


If you want to learn more about this minor, contact the Chemistry office at 765-285-8060 or email us.

  • a family atmosphere
  • small classes
  • state-of-the-art equipment

Program Requirements

You will take 22 credits to fulfill the requirements of the chemistry minor.

This is broken down to:

  • 15 credits of core courses
  • 7 credits of elective courses

High school mathematics equivalent to MATHS 108 is also required.


A few of the classes you will take include:

  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Chemical Analysis
  • Principles of Biochemistry

For a complete list of all the courses you will take and their descriptions, please see our Course Catalog.

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Enroll in this Minor

To enroll in this minor, please meet with your advisor.

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