Chatham University

Chemistry at Chatham University

The Science Department is dedicated to its goal of preparing women for a career in Chemistry or for continuing education at a graduate school. The department offers a wide selection of courses leading to B.S. and B.A. degrees in Chemistry, as well as courses supported Biochemistry degrees. Our B.S. chemistry program is approved by the American Chemical Society, allowing graduates to be certified by the ACS. Students majoring in our programs also constitute the majority of the membership of Chatham's Chemistry Society.

Approved by the American Chemical Society, the curriculum includes intensive preparation for graduate study and careers in the chemical industry or governmental laboratories. Secondary education certification in chemistry is also available.


S-STEM scholarship program

Chatham University, home of Chatham College for Women (CCW), is participating in an exciting scholarship program open to undergraduate students majoring in biology, chemistry, and biochemistry. In addition to any other merit aid or financial help, the S-STEM scholarship program awards each eligible student a scholarship of up to $10,000 per year for four years of study. Learn more.