Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (ACS-Certified)
The B.S. in chemistry is certified by the American Chemical Society. Any student completing this degree is recognized as a certified chemist by the ACS.
The degree program is primarily designed to prepare students for graduate study in chemistry or related field, or for a career as a professional chemist. It also provides one of the best foundations for students planning to attend medical, dental, pharmacy, veterinary and other health-related programs.
Chemistry is the study of matter, and matter is anything you can see, touch, smell or taste. In fact, everything in our physical universe is made up of matter. That means chemistry is the study of everything.
Chemists are a vital part of a healthy economy and are active in careers like pharmaceutical design and development, alternative energy research, medicinal research, biochemistry, biotechnology, nanotechnology, forensics, environmental chemistry, polymer chemistry and many others.