If you’re fascinated by the structure, function, and change and reaction possibilities of chemical elements and compounds—and you want to learn at a university known for its excellent STEM programs—choose the chemistry program at UW-Platteville. Your chemistry degree teaches you to analyze all matter, so you can apply your knowledge in virtually unlimited ways. At UW-Platteville, you can choose to pursue a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biochemistry, or criminalistics. These pathways prepare you for graduate school or a career with pharmaceutical companies, criminal justice agencies, research and development in the food industry, and much more.
Most chemistry courses have a strong lab component and include hands-on experiences that give you the practical skills employers demand. You’ll work in small groups, benefit from one-on-one time with faculty, and learn from lab exercises taught by your professors (not teaching assistants). You’ll also find excellent opportunities for co-ops and internships, which enrich your education and employability with real-world experience earned in actual industry settings. Plus, tuition that ranks among the lowest in the entire state means you can graduate without overwhelming student debt.
Chemistry at UW-Platteville is your first choice for opportunity and success. Learn more or apply today.