What's different about Mount Mary's Chemistry 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.
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.
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
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.