The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is certified by the American Chemical Society Committee on Professional Training. The department offers programs leading to undergraduate degrees Chemistry and Biochemistry. There are a number of Graduate Programs offered in the Department. There is a combined BS/MS, a combined MS/MBA, a MS in Chemistry with a concentration in Biochemistry as well as a Master of Science in Chemistry. The details of the various programs can be found by going to the appropriate links to the left.
The Department has added new staff and the facilities have recently been renovated. Located in Richardson Hall are teaching laboratories for introductory, general, organic, physical and analytical, and biochemistry courses as well as research and instrument labs that are used both for coursework and for faculty and student research.