Tailor a Chemistry Degree for your Professional Path

A Bachelors of Arts in Chemistry will provide you with a firm and broad foundation in the Chemical Sciences with the flexibility to pursue other educational objectives. You can design your path to prepare you for a specializations in a particular career path such as pre-law, pre-pharmacy, pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, pre-veterinary, physical therapy, criminology, or education. 

The BA program will provide you with theoretical and experimental knowledge and understanding in basic, organic, and physical chemistry, as well as quantitative and instrumental analytical methods.

In this program you will:

  • Learn how to work safely in a laboratory to collect, analyze and evaluate experimental data.
  • Use scientific literature relevant to critical evaluation of research and problem solving.
  • Demonstrate proficiency, responsibility, and ethics of chemistry as a discipline.
  • Integrate knowledge of chemical sciences into other disciplines and career paths.

Educational and Career Pathways

The Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry gives you the chance to chart your own unique career path in medicine, industry, government, and academia. It offers the flexibility to fulfill the requirements for professional programs in health, law, policy, and education. The degree includes 39 free electives which provide plenty of room to pursue a Minor and enroll in courses that match your career interests. Our faculty and advisors will help you tailor your program to your goals.