What You Will Learn
What Is The Chemistry Degree?
The Bachelor of Science in Chemistry is housed within the College of Natural & Health
Sciences and is accredited by the American Chemical Society. The degree is offered
with options in Professional, Biochemistry, Environmental and General. All four options
prepare students for employment opportunities in industry or government positions.
In addition, the Professional option prepares students for the opportunity to pursue
a graduate degree in chemistry and the biochemistry option prepares students for the
opportunity to pursue a graduate degree in biochemistry, medical school or pharmacy.
What Will I Learn In This Program?
- Chemicals, chemical properties and chemical reactions.
- The chemistry of living and non-living systems.
- Analytical skills and instrumental techniques.
- Applications of chemistry in industry, medicine and the environment.
What Courses Will I Take?
The Academic Advising Center has created maps that are term-by-term sample course schedules based on the current Undergraduate Catalog. On each Degree Map, the milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep students on track to graduate in four years.
What Resources Are Available To Me?
- American Chemical Society
- American Institute of Chemists
- American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Additional resources specifically for Tech students:
Where Might I Find A Job After Graduating From This Program?
Chemists are employed in fields including Research & Development, Manufacturing, Quality
Control, Environmental Protection, Regulation, Medicine, Forensics and Education.
Where Can I Get More Information About The Chemistry Degree?
For more information about the Chemistry degree and requirements, see the program within the College of Natural & Applied Sciences catalog.