Bachelor of Science

General

Program Description

As a Bucknell chemistry major, you'll launch your scientific career by gaining hands-on experience and working toward groundbreaking discoveries.

From your first year on, you'll use state-of-the-art instrumentation, perform real-world experiments in laboratory courses led solely by faculty, and study advanced topics that give you the skills to access highly selective jobs or graduate programs.

Bucknell chemistry students have published their findings in top academic journals and presented at national conferences, making our graduates highly sought-after for rewarding careers in pharmaceuticals, consumer products, biotechnology, environmental services, government and academia.

Most importantly, you'll find a home to grow personally and professionally within our tight-knit community of faculty and students.

Last updated Sep 2020

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The rich tradition of the College of Arts & Sciences forms the heart of Bucknell's liberal arts curriculum. From astronomy, art history and neuroscience to economics, East Asian studies and music, ... Read More

The rich tradition of the College of Arts & Sciences forms the heart of Bucknell's liberal arts curriculum. From astronomy, art history and neuroscience to economics, East Asian studies and music, our students explore their passions and discover new interests as they gain different perspectives on a complex world. They choose from dozens of majors and hundreds of courses in the arts and humanities, the social sciences and the natural sciences and mathematics. Read less