Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry

The bachelor arts in chemistry program prepares graduates interested in science-oriented pre-professional programs such as medicine and dentistry, as well as for students entering secondary science teaching. The B.A. program allows students to major with a maximum of forty-six credits in chemistry while providing flexibility for exposure in other cognate fields.

For students interested in entering a graduate program in chemistry or pursuing a position in the chemical industry upon graduation, it is recommended that the additional requirements for professional certification (see ACS Certification section) by the American Chemical Society be completed.


Learn more about our bachelor of arts in chemistry with honors program.

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