West Texas A&M University

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Chemistry Program

Chemistry

 

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CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Research
  • Industry 
  • Government agencies
  • Pharmaceutical development
  • Academia

PLANs OF STUDY

Chemistry Option I (B.A.) - Professional Chemistry

Chemistry Option I (B.S.) - Professional Chemistry

Chemistry Option II (B.A.) - General Chemistry

Chemistry Option II (B.S.) - General Chemistry

Chemistry Option III (B.A.) - Biochemistry

Chemistry Option III (B.S.) - Biochemistry

Physical Science (Grades 6-12 Certification) - Chemistry

Interdisciplinary Studies in Professional Chemistry (M.S.)

Two-Year Course Rotation

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN AND RESEARCH Opportunities

  • Prepare for careers in research, medicine, and academia
  • Learn foundational chemistry concepts from basic reactions and acid/base properties to complex biochemical reactions.
  • Gain an understanding of organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, and biochemistry with the potential to actively participate in a variety of research areas such as:
    • Fiber-optics and biochemical sensing
      contact : Dr. Shiquan Tao
    • Nutritional biochemistry and metabolic research
      contact: Dr. Nick Flynn
    • Cancer biology and drug delivery systems
      contact: Dr. David Khan
    • Optical properties of liquid crystal materials and laser technology

 MORE ABOUT OUr Faculty

For a more comprehensive look at our faculty and research opportunities, please refer to the links below:

Researchers

Curriculum Vitae-Agriculture, Science, and Engineering

CAREER CLOSE-UP

Median wage (TX) - $51,000
Median wage (US) - $53,000

The versatility of a career in chemistry can also mean variability in salary. Take a closer look at the salaries of chemists by career profile:

Chemistry Salaries

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PROGRAM COSTS

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