Ellis College of Arts and Sciences

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Whether you plan to enter industry, graduate school, or go on to medical school or any number of professional school options, the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Henderson State University can prepare you to meet your goals. You can earn a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry or a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with a Biochemistry Track.

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with a Biochemistry Track

  • Our degree programs prepare students for a wide variety of careers in research and industry

  • Our students have excellent success in graduate school and in medical, pharmacy, dental, veterinary, and optometry schools
  • Learn from faculty who care about our students

  • Hands-on experience in research opportunities

    • Work with faculty in a wide range of research areas

    • Opportunities to travel to national meetings (past locations include San Diego, Orlando, New Orleans)

  • Program approved by the American Chemical Society

  • Students graduate with an ACS certified degree

Pre-Professional Track

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is currently working to develop a pre-professional track within the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department. Please visit with our faculty to learn more about making this part of your area of emphasis. Tracks will include:

  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy

  • Pre-dentistry

  • Pre-veterinary

  • Pre-optometry

Contact

Chemistry and Biochemistry
Reynolds Science Center
Henderson State University
1100 Henderson Street
Arkadelphia, AR 71999-0001
870-230-5150