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Study for Professional School

Major in Chemistry with an Emphasis in Professional Track

Be equipped for the advanced coursework and research projects of graduate school.

Gain a deeper understanding of chemical principles and laboratory techniques. The professional track in chemistry prepares students for advanced degrees in chemistry-related fields.

Our program is approved by the American Chemical Society, the largest professional society in the world!

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Class topics unique to the Professional emphasis

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Instrumental Analysis
  • Engineering Physics
  • Calculus

Career options for grads in the Chemistry Professional track

Some potential career paths for our Professional track graduates include:

  • Research Chemist: Conduct scientific research to develop new products, processes, and materials.
  • Analytical Chemist: Test substances for quality control, environmental monitoring, and forensic investigations.
  • Pharmaceutical Scientist: Work in drug development and testing, ensuring the safety and efficacy of pharmaceutical products.
  • Materials Scientist: Investigate the properties and applications of materials in various industries, such as nanotechnology and manufacturing.
  • Quality Control Specialist: Ensure products meet regulatory expectations.
  • Forensic Chemist: Assist law enforcement agencies in analyzing evidence related to crimes and accidents.

Additional information
for the School of Science and Mathematics

Catalog – see program guides