Chemistry Major, ACS
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry is officially evaluated and certified by the American Chemical Society (ACS), and is our most comprehensive major in chemistry. The degree is designed to equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to help ensure meaningful employment in industrial or governmental laboratories, or to enter graduate and professional schools.
The curriculum offers a thorough knowledge of the major fields of chemistry, covering the general areas of inorganic, organic and physical chemistry, plus specialized courses including analytical and biochemistry. The extra rigor and additional requirements of UW-Platteville’s ASC-certified Chemistry degree are valued by employers and graduate schools alike. Some companies offer higher starting salaries to certified degree holders.