Undergraduate Admissions
Chemistry students working together in a lab.


Chemists create the fabric of our everyday lives (sometimes literally), contributing to the production of the chemicals, materials, and products. You’ll be prepared to contribute to the nucleus of chemical advancements in diverse fields. Leave your impression on the world by specializing your studies in environmental chemistry, biochemistry, polymer chemistry, or chemical physics.

Customize your degree with:

Concentrations available in

  • Biochemistry
  • Chemical Physics
  • Environmental chemistry
  • Polymer Chemistry

You can also earn a master’s in one additional year through the Accelerated Master’s program.

Take courses like:

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Biophysical Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical  Analysis
  • Atmospheric Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

Get hands-on experience like:

  • Working with faculty on the development of platforms for tumor imaging and drug delivery
  • Conducting your own undergraduate research project through the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program
  • Using state-of-the-art equipment for lab assignments, research, and projects
  • Taking the Professional Development for Chemists course series that will prepare students for job hunting, communications, scientific methods, and other aspects of their future careers as chemists.

Get a job like:

  • Chemist
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Graduate School
  • Scientist

Work for companies like:

  • Dow Chemical
  • 3M
  • Pifzer
  • SC Johnson
  • Merck Pharmaceutical

Learn more about chemistry at Michigan Tech!