Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

Chemistry Bachelor of Science

This major is designed to prepare students for graduate work and for jobs in industry as well as for medical and dental schools.

The B.S. in chemistry requires 124 credit hours and carries certification by the American Chemical Society Committee on Professional Training. The program leads to a Master of Science degree in Chemistry from Purdue University.

Degree Options

Students may specialize in the following options:

Requirements & Course of Study

Details of all undergraduate degree requirements can be found in the IUPUI bulletin.

Research Experience

An exciting feature of the chemistry program is undergraduate research. Students may choose from an array of chemistry research options that allow them to work one-on-one with world renowned faculty in a laboratory environment - as early as the freshman year! Research students benefit from personal attention and excellent academic and career advising. Learn more.