What will I learn?

Emphasis

Biochemistry

Biochemistry is the field of science resulting from the overlap of biology and chemistry. Biochemists explore the reactions, architecture, and role of biological molecules within a living system. To prepare students for careers in biochemistry, the Chemistry Department at Pittsburg State University offers a four-year Chemistry Degree with an Emphasis in Biochemistry.

Chemistry Education

The number of college students pursuing STEM careers is increasing in the United States and to facilitate this, teachers are needed at all levels of education. To prepare students for careers in chemical education, the Chemistry Department at Pittsburg State University offers a four-year Chemistry Bachelor of Science in Education Degree with a Major in Chemistry. Chemistry is the branch of science that studies the reactivity, structure, and properties of atoms and molecules that compose the material and living world around us.

Chemistry – Polymer

Polymer chemistry is the branch of chemistry that studies the synthesis, characterization, and processing of macromolecules. The Polymer Division of the American Chemical Society projects that 50 percent of chemists will work with polymers during some time of their career.

Chemistry - Professional (ACS Approved)

Chemistry — the branch of science that studies the reactivity, structure, and properties of atoms and molecules that comprise materials and the living world around us — is crucial to areas such as plastics, medicine, electronics, cosmetics, and forensics.

Environmental Chemistry

Environmental chemistry is the study of the chemical processes that occur in nature due to activities by humans, from soil to water to the atmosphere. Through field and laboratory work, environmental chemists attempt to understand how chemicals move through the environment and impact it as well as human health. They take measurements, interpret data, and do computer modeling.

Pre Pharmacy

Pharmaceutical chemistry is the branch of chemistry that combines pharmacology and organic chemistry. To prepare students for careers in pharmacy and pharmaceutical chemistry, the Chemistry Department at Pittsburg State University offers a four-year Chemistry Degree with a Pharmaceutical Chemistry Emphasis.

Pre Medicine / Pre Medical

The Chemistry Department’s Chemistry Major with a Pre-Medicine emphasis provides students with a rigorous chemistry curriculum coupled with courses that provide the students the prerequisites required for acceptance into the majority of medical schools in the country, including both allopathic (MD) as well as osteopathic (DO ) medical paths.

Which department am I in?

College of Arts and Sciences

Study options

Full Time (120 semester hours)

Tuition fees
US$19,088.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

18 January 2022

Venue

College of Arts and Sciences

1701 South Broadway Street,

PITTSBURG,

Kansas,

66762, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

High School Academic Records: A minimum GPA (grade point average) of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) in high school and have earned a high school diploma; International College/University Academic Records: A minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) in an accredited international post-secondary institution (college/university); U.S. College/University Academic Records: A minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) if transferring from an accredited U.S. college with at least 24 credit hours (approximately one year of college work).

For international students

High School Academic Records: A minimum GPA (grade point average) of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) in high school and have earned a high school diploma

International College/University Academic Records: A minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) in an accredited international post secondary institution (college/university)

U.S. College/University Academic Records: A minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) if transferring from an accredited U.S. college with at least 24 credit hours (approximately one year of college work)

English Language Requirement

TOEFL: TOEFL score of at least 520 (paper) or 68 (internet) is required. In addition, a minimum score of 15 is required in each section (internet).

IELTS: Overall score of 6.0 with a minimum score of 5.0. in each band of the IELTS is required. If a lower score is earned in any of the five band scores, the overall score cannot be accepted.

PTE: Overall score of 47.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About Pittsburg State University

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  • Four main academic colleges with over 200 programs
  • Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio is 17:1
  • 95% to 100% job placement after graduation

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