The Department of Chemistry consists of hard-working and dedicated faculty and staff who strive to solidify our department’s reputation for providing the highest quality undergraduate chemistry education in the state vision and mission statements.
Available degree programs:
BS in Chemistry/ACS-Certified Standard Track
BS in Chemistry/ACS-Certified Biochemistry Track
BS in Chemistry with minor of choice
BS in Environmental Science/Chemistry Track.
BS in Chemistry with minor in STEM Education
Career Path Examples
Graduate studies in chemistry, environmental science, medicine, pharmacy
Industrial research and development & quality control laboratories
Government environmental monitoring laboratories, public science policy advising
Patent and environmental law
Examples of careers for some of our alumni. See our alumni page for a more extensive list.
The department has sixteen award winning faculty members. Our faculty members work closely with students in the classroom and in research laboratories. Most chemistry majors collaborate with faculty members in the department’s active research program. Each year, a large group of faculty and students present their research findings at national American Chemical Society meetings .
Our department has a long tradition of providing service to the community. Students are encouraged to participate in these service activities as well as our Student Chapter of the American Chemical Society ACS-facebook .
I invite you to visit and learn more about the Department of Chemistry at UCA by sending an e-mail to me at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a tour or call at 501-450-5936.