The degree programs in Chemistry offer the opportunity to build a useful and marketable set of technical skills while obtaining a well-rounded liberal arts education. The Chemistry Department offers several majors and interdisciplinary programs with varying degrees of specialization designed to meet the needs and interests of a broad range of students. The American Chemical Society major is ideal for students seeking a rigorous and focused course of study, and is well suited to those seeking employment in the chemical industry or planning graduate study in chemistry. The Liberal Arts majors offer broader professional options and are more flexible in terms of elective coursework. They are also appropriate for those seeking employment or planning graduate study, especially those with interests in more interdisciplinary fields of chemistry.