Undergraduate Degrees Offered

S&T offers both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees for undergraduate chemistry students.

The Bachelors of Arts degree offers a broad liberal arts education allows one to choose a curriculum to focus on individual career goals.  Additionally, one may choose to follow the “Secondary Education emphasis” cirriculum that has been designed for students interested in teaching at the secondary education level.

 The Bachelor of Science degree places a strong emphasis on chemical education and is certified by the American Chemical Society.  Again, students may opt for more specialzed cirricula, and the designed emphasis pathways available include Biochemistry, Polymer & Coatings Chemistry, and Pre-medicine.

 Information about the required coursework for both degrees and a suggested timeline for the completion of these courses can be found here:

Chemistry Courses

Experiential learning requirements

All students at Missouri S&T are required to participate in appropriate experiential learning activities. Experiential learning refers to learning stimulated by a variety of structured activities that differ significantly from the traditional lecture format. Experiential learning activities are designed to require students to go beyond mastering basic skills and knowledge in the application of that material to problem solving challenges. These activities involve collaboration and reflective learning and allow students to learn in environments that align with their aptitudes.

Learn more about experiential learning requirements