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Degree Requirements

Chemistry BA

Prepares students for careers outside the laboratory, such as medical school, dental school, or nontraditional careers in chemistry.

Chemistry BS

Prepares students for employment in industry, to pursue graduate work in chemistry, or to attend medical or dental school.

Biochemistry BA

For students planning to enter professional schools such as medicine, dentistry, or law, but it also offers great preparation for careers in business, scientific writing, or teaching.

Biochemistry BS

For students preparing for graduate work or other research work in industry or government laboratories, as well as for medical, dental, and other professional schools.


The Department of Chemistry offers a Chemistry minor. Refer to the College of Arts + Sciences Bulletin for requirements and degree information.

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