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Majors Handbook

The handbook for majors contains lots of useful information and advice for our students.  If you see something in the handbook that is incorrect or misleading, please let us know.  If you think of something that would be a worthwhile addition to the handbook, please let us know.  Send in all of your thoughts about the handbook to your chemistry/biochemistry advisor, or directly to our main office.

The handbook contains:

Information about our faculty
Information about our staff 
History of the department
Location of rooms in NSCB
Guidance on what you can do with a BA/BS from our department
Opportunities of doing research
Advising information for majors and minors
Information about student professional organizations related to our department
Overview of the chemistry/biochemistry curriculum
Information for health professional careers
Common minors/secondary majors for Chemistry or Biochemistry majors
Departmental policy statements 
Departmental award and scholarship information
Departmental instrumentation list
Listing of graduates of the department  (coming soon!
Directions for preparation of a Bachelor’s Essay in Chemistry or Biochemistry

For prospective students or prospective majors, we also have a one page flier with information about our degrees in Chemistry and Biochemistry.