Degrees & Programs
Chemistry at WOU
Western’s chemistry program is designed to prepare students for careers as laboratory chemists or forensic chemists, for graduate study in pure or applied chemistry, or as a core for pre-professional training for careers in the health sciences and chemical education. Combining a chemistry major with an appropriate minor prepares students for careers in fields such as biochemistry, oceanography, toxicology and in environmental and atmospheric science.
Western currently offers six different emphasis tracks that students can choose as their course of study. Use the menu at the left to learn more about each of the chemistry emphasis programs offered at Western.