Undergraduate Study: A program is offered for the Chemistry major that leads to the Bachelor of Science degree. The Tuskegee University chemistry program is designed to prepare students for entry into graduate study, professional health-related schools or governmental or industrial employment as chemists. The curriculum required of chemistry major provides general education core courses in addition to the chemistry core courses.
The undergraduate program is approved by the American Chemical Society, Committee on Professional Training (CPT), 1155-16th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036. ACS approved undergraduate programs are recognized for offering high quality bachelor’s degrees in chemistry and chemistry-related sciences. Programs must undergo a review process and comply with guidelines developed by the CPT. Students majoring in Chemistry who complete selected additional requirements receive certification from the American Chemical Society.
The Department of Chemistry, in cooperation with other departments, supports dual majors for students preparing for careers requiring interdisciplinary studies. Students seeking a dual major must receive approval from both departments involved.