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Department of Chemistry

Undergraduate Program

The chemistry major is designed to take you where you want to go. Penn State offers an innovative curriculum to help students succeed in the chemical industry, academia, medicine, education, and more. With great career and research opportunities, there’s never been a better time to choose chemistry at Penn State.

During my time in the chemistry department, I have been exposed to a multitude of labs, from introductory to industrial and research, while simultaneously gaining experience that will better prepare me for my future."
Connor Burns, Chemistry Major, Class of 2023

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