Dual Degree Program

B.S./M.S. in Chemistry Dual Degree Program

The B.S./M.S. in Chemistry Dual Degree Program (4+1) is ideal for preparing students for a professional career in the chemical industry after graduation. Students apply to the program in a simple process during their sophomore year. In just five short years (without summers) students obtain a B.S. and M.S. in Chemistry.

The program offers:

  • transition to graduate-level course work in their fourth and fifth years
  • more in-depth, hands-on lab research experiences learning together with faculty
  • opportunities to easily continue their own research interests into their graduate work
  • development of important critical thinking skills and knowledge needed to work in today's chemical industry

Students with a M.S. enter the workforce with a distinct advantage over their B.S. peers, earning approximately $19,000 more annually.