The Chemistry department offers an array of degree programs to help students target their career goals in a number of directionsThe Chemistry department is accredited by the American Chemical Society to offer an ACS approved degree in chemistry. In addition to this more traditional major in chemistry, the department offers a number of majors in cooperation with other schools and departments at UW-Eau Claire. There is the Chemistry-Teaching major, which is offered in cooperation with the School of Education for those students interested in a career teaching chemistry at the secondary school level. The department also offers a Chemistry-Business major, in cooperation with the School of Business for those students intersted in pursuing a career in a chemistry-related industry. And the department offers, jointly with the Biology department, a major in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, for those students interested in pursuing a career in the life sciences. General information relating to chemistry programs can be found on the majors and minors page while sample degree plans are found below. For a complete description of current programs and courses, refer to the most recent course catalog.
Chemistry- A.C.S. w/Material Science Emphasis*
Chemistry-A.C.S. w/Biochemistry Emphasis*
Chemistry with a Business Emphasis
*The A.C.S. Chemistry major is certified by the American Chemical Society (A.C.S.). The A.C.S. major has a few more chemistry requirements than the Comprehensive Chemistry major.