In the program, you’ll learn foundational theories in inorganic, organic, analytical and physical chemistry and gain practical experience in state-of-the-art labs using sophisticated technological systems. To customize your education, you’ll have the opportunity to take specialized courses in calculus and physics and apply your knowledge in coordinated lab work.
If you want to start building your resume, you can work as a lab assistant and help conduct original research projects. Through these unique opportunities, you’ll gain the dynamic knowledge you need to pursue a successful career in pharmaceuticals, forensic science and medicine.
A minimum of 60 credits is required including the 26-credit Chemistry Nucleus
You need to complete 92 credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at https://western.edu/program/chemistry/
Chemistry is the study of the principles that govern matter and the chemical transformations of matter. Students learn basic theories and gain practical experience in inorganic, organic, analytical and physical chemistry. Supporting courses provide a foundation in calculus and physics while coordinated lab work reinforces the concepts and ideas presented in lectures. Students learn to use state-of-the-art instruments and work with faculty on original research projects.