Develop a sound foundation to prepare for a career or further study.
Chemistry focuses on the study of the nature and structure of matter and transformations that take place during chemical reactions. In the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Chemistry program at California University of Pennsylvania, you will explore fundamental concepts of atomic and molecular structure, function and reactivity that create materials that make up everyday life.
Since 2012, Cal U's chemistry program B.S. degree has been accredited by the American Chemical Society (ACS) based upon its rigor, thorough curriculum coverage and unique laboratory experiences. Cal U's undergraduate chemistry program provides you with a strong foundation to prepare for employment in the private and public industrial sectors, as well as for advanced professional or graduate study.
Gain a career advantage with Cal U's top undergraduate program in chemistry.
There will always be a great demand for men and women trained in chemistry subfields - biochemistry, analytical, environmental, inorganic, organic and physical chemistry. Required courses provide a strong foundation in chemistry, physics and mathematics with a focus on using developed skills and knowledge in a full-year capstone research project. Together with your faculty adviser, you'll develop and execute a four-year chemistry program that may include a particular emphasis in biology, forensics, environmental science, nanotechnology, computer science, electronics and/or secondary education.