BS in Chemistry

Our Bachelor of Science in Chemistry program is certified by the American Chemical Society and prepares students for graduate study or a career as a chemist in industry, in government service or in secondary school teaching.

Students may work with the department's faculty members in their research labs. Many faculty members are interdisciplinary in their training and interests and teach in several fields. Some students present their research results at national conferences and publish them in chemistry journals.

Combined Programs

Combined BS/MS in Chemistry Pathway

This pathway is designed for outstanding undergraduate students. Eligible students may take up to 12 graduate credits while still completing undergraduate coursework, allowing them to complete the MS in Chemistry in less time.

Consult the Undergraduate Catalog for requirements.

Combined BS in Chemistry/MS in Forensic Science Pathway

Qualified students may earn the Bachelor of Science and an MS in Forensic Science at an accelerated pace.

Consult the Undergraduate Catalog for requirements.

Need an Advisor?

Advisors will support you on your academic journey, helping you enroll in courses, meet your graduation requirements and prepare for your career.

Connect with an Advisor 

College to Career

  • Soil and plant scientist
  • Materials scientist
  • Food science technician
  • Chemical technician
  • Environmental science and protection technician, including Health
  • Chemical plant and system operator

For more opportunities, visit the American Chemical Society.