Chemistry Majors

The chemistry department offers four options to students pursuing a Bachelor of Science (BS) in chemistry. Each option provides solid preparation for careers as research scientists, health care practitioners, educators, and technical personnel in industry, government, and other organizations. The BS in chemistry provides students with a comprehensive background in chemistry, along with extensive supporting coursework in physics, mathematics, and the biological sciences.

Option 1 : American Chemical Society (ACS) Certified BS in Chemistry

This curriculum, certified for depth and rigor by the American Chemical Society, is designed for the student who plans on pursuing an advanced degree in chemistry.

Option 2 : BS in Chemistry

This curriculum is designed for the student who plans to complement an interest in chemistry with an interest n a related field such as engineering, business, computer science, education, or any of the liberal arts.

Option 3 : BS in Chemistry with Biochemistry Emphasis

This curriculum is designed for the student who is interested in the molecular basis of biological problems or a medically related field.

Option 4 : ACS Certified BS in Chemistry with Biochemistry Emphasis

This curriculum, certified for depth and rigor by the American Chemical Society, is designed for the student who is interested in the molecular basis of biological problems and plans on pursuing an advanced degree in biochemistry.

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