As a Chemistry major, you will learn the fundamentals of chemical theory and practice through scientific investigation, laboratory experience and research opportunities.

All Chemistry students will take core courses in chemistry, physics and mathematics.

Chemistry faculty members conduct research projects that are funded through government, foundation and industry grants, providing you with multiple opportunities to gain hands-on research experience. Being in Chicago also allows you to attend many scientific conferences hosted in the city throughout the year.

Liberal Studies Requirements 76 hours
​Major Requirements 68 hours
​Major Concentration Requirements ​24 hours
​Open Electives 24 hours
​Total hours required 192 hours