Department of Chemistry

Why UNK Chemistry


Choose one of the following paths to achieve a bachelor's degree

  • Professional Chemist Comprehensive (B.S.)
    • The complete chemistry degree for those intending to become a chemist. This program is certified for professional training by the American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Biochemistry Emphasis: Chemistry Comprehensive (B.S.)h
    • ACS certified option for students interested in science or biochemistry
    Health Science Emphasis: Chemistry Comprehensive (B.S.)
    • Tailored to meet all UNMC requirements for medical, dental, or pharmacy school
  • Chemistry subject 7-12 Teaching Endorsements (B.S.)
    • Training for future high school chemistry teachers
  • Chemistry Bachelor of Arts
    • A liberal arts chemistry degree


  • Doctor
  • Dentist
  • Pharmacist
  • High School Teacher
  • University Professor
  • Research and Industrial Chemist
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Lab Management
  • Toxicologist
  • Public Health Professional

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