BS in Chemistry
Learn the central science with a chemistry degree
As the central science, connecting the physical and life sciences, a Bachelor of Science with a major in chemistry at Trine University puts students at the heart of scientific discovery.
The degree: Covering varieties of chemistry
Covering millions of chemical compounds and reactions, the Bachelor of Science with a major in chemistry program offers study in:
- Organic chemistry
- Inorganic chemistry
- Analytical chemistry
- Physical chemistry
The experience: Explore your areas of interest
At Trine, the chemistry curriculum provides a solid foundation in chemistry fundamentals, with the flexibility you need to delve deeper into specific areas of interest. Small class sizes allow you to work closely with your professors in an environment that encourages you to ask questions and become engaged.
You'll work in laboratories and receive hands-on experience using cutting-edge analytical equipment such as:
- GC-Mass Spectrophotometers
- High Performance Liquid Chromatography equipment
- Atomic Absorption Spectrometers
The result: Preparation for research or graduate school
Chemistry majors are prepared for positions that include research in drug development, cosmetics, agrochemicals and biotechnology. Recent graduates have accepted jobs with top companies such as Dow AgroSciences, Eli Lilly and Company, and Univertical Corporation. Others continue their educations in prestigious graduate programs such as University of Nevada, Las Vegas; University of Indianapolis; and University of Southern Florida.
Trine University students have been honored for projects presented at the university’s fifth annual STEM Research and Design Symposium, held Dec. 3 on the concourse of the MTI Center. See projects by Biochemistry, Biology and Chemistry students.