The Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry degree is recommended for those desiring a solid foundation in chemistry along with greater freedom of choice for elective courses to prepare for careers in programs such as pharmacy, clinical lab science, education, business, engineering, or other fields within the university.
The Bachelor of Science in Chemistry degree is recommended to students who wish to prepare themselves for graduate studies in chemistry, biochemistry, medical/dental school or for work in the chemical or biochemical industry. This degree has the option for certification by the American Chemical Society.
The Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry degree program is approved by the American Chemical Society. Students with this degree have entered graduate or professional programs in medicine, dentistry, chemistry, biochemistry, environmental chemistry, wood products chemistry, genetic counseling, materials science, chemical life sciences, and others.