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Chemistry BA

Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry

Chemistry is the study of change in matter that makes up our world down to the smallest particle. By pursuing this Bachelor of Arts degree, you will explore the study of change in matter, molecules and chemical reactions. The Chemistry program at Armstrong offers you a solid academic foundation with an emphasis on the skills necessary for problem solving. You will gain hands-on experience while studying the chemical basis for organisms and matter at a molecular level.

Industry Highlights

Statistics show that 80% of people with a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry report a high level of job satisfaction.


Career Opportunities

  • Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Dentistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Industrial or Medical Research
  • Crime Laboratories
  • Environmental Control
  • Education

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of a campus location that offers many opportunities for internships, along with our state-of-the-art science facility. We have an active ACS student affiliate chapter that provides opportunities for extracurricular activities.