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Chemistry Undergraduate Major

Mount Mary University’s chemistry major emphasizes scientific inquiry and brings real-world experience into the classroom and laboratory to prepare you to achieve personal and professional success. As a chemistry major, you can participate in many hands-on labs, as well as undergraduate research projects.

Growing Career Field

The demand for chemistry graduates is growing. You could work as a chemist, scientist or researcher at pharmaceutical, biotechnology, materials development and manufacturing companies, as well as at universities. Discover more about chemistry careers.

Curriculum Options Match Your Career Goals

Mount Mary offers a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry degree, as well as a minor in chemistry and a post-baccalaureate certificate in chemistry. You can customize your major by choosing one of three sequences: general chemistry, health sciences for pre-professional study and chemistry education.

Activities Outside the Classroom

Chemistry majors can participate in Mount Mary student clubs and organizations, as well as service learning opportunities.

Scholarships for Chemistry Majors

As a chemistry major, you may be eligible for the Anthony S. Woo Chemistry Achievement Award, a scholarship that honors the father of two Mount Mary chemistry alumnae. The scholarship is awarded to a student who demonstrates outstanding achievement in the field of chemistry. Contact the chemistry program director for more details. Learn more about scholarships at Mount Mary.

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