Studying Chemistry at WVU
Through in-depth instruction, hands-on research and independent projects conducted
with award-winning faculty, WVU chemistry students learn to question, experiment and
Graduates from our department have applied these skills in careers and graduate programs
in chemistry, biochemistry, healthcare, medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, and forensics. Our alumni have gone on to work as physicians nationally and internationally, start non-profit organizations, reach high-level management positions in industry, conduct research in a variety of industrial and governmental laboratories, and teach in higher education.
The Department of Chemistry offers three undergraduate degree pr ograms – a bachelor of arts in chemistry, a bachelor of science in chemistry and a bachelor of science in biochemistry with a chemistry emphasis. You can explore the degree options further by visiting our page for Undergraduate Studies
B.S. in Chemistry B.A. in Chemistry B.S. in Biochemistry
M.S. and Ph.D. programs in chemistry are also available to accelerate your career in industrial and government laboratories or academics.M.S. in Chemistry Ph.D. in Chemistry New graduate student orientation