Friday, April 11, 2008

Career in Chemistry

Career Opportunities for Majors in Chemistry

Chemistry is the science that deals with and investigates the composition, properties, and transformation of substances and various elementary forms of matter.
The chemistry major provides broad and comprehensive training in all areas of modern chemistry.
The program includes course work in the major subdisciplines of chemistry - inorganic, organic, physical, biological and analytical.
The curriculum is designed to permit the student a wide range of career choices including, but not limited to, chemistry, medicine, law, business, chemical physics, environmental science, and secondary school teaching.

A Sample of Related Occupations


Agricultural Scientist
Anesthesiologist
Biochemist
Chemist
Cooperative Extension Agent
Crime Lab Analyst
Environmental Health Specialist
Food Scientist/Technologist
Forensic Chemist
Hydrogeologist
Industrial Hygienist
Medical Technologist
Occupational Safety Specialist
Oceanographer
Optometrist
Patent Agent
Pharmaceutical Sales Rep.
Pharmacist
Physician
Quality Control Manager
Radiologist
Science Laboratory Technician
Specification Writer
Soil Scientist
Technical Writer
Toxicologist
Veterinarian
Water Purification Chemist
Water Scientist
Water/wastewater Plant Manager