Your degree in chemistry will provide many attractive career options.
Chemists have job opportunities in scientific research and development, pharmaceutical companies and the medical manufacturing industry. Genetic research is poised for growth and high school science teachers are also in demand.
Within the field of chemistry, there are numerous areas of focus. Your options include:
- Agriculture and food science
- Chemical manufacturing
- Elementary and high school teaching
- Environmental science
- Forensic science
- Materials science
- Medical technology
- Occupational health and safety
- Oil and lubricant specialties
- Technical writing
- Water purification
For more information on career paths for chemistry majors, check out Lewis'Career Services page.