Chemistry and Biochemistry

Chemistry and Biochemistry

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Chemistry and Biochemistry Majors Succeed in the Classroom & in Our Cutting-Edge Laboratories

The Canisius College Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is dedicated to innovative research and education.  Personalized attention and mentoring, contemporary curricula, small classes and research opportunities abound.  What’s more, our high-tech, quality classrooms are housed in Science Hall, our new, world-class, interdisciplinary Science center.

As a Canisius College graduate in chemistry or biochemistry, you can expect to achieve the same kind of success as hundreds of other graduates who have completed our program.

Why Study Chemistry and Biochemistry at Canisius

  • Graduates have a 100% acceptance rate to chemistry/biochemistry graduate schools and over 90% acceptance rate to medical schools (in the past 20 years)
  • The Canisius College Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry is ranked in the top 10% of all undergraduate chemistry/biochemistry departments in US liberal arts colleges, by the Journal of Chemical Education
  • Students are involved in various research projects, gain hands-on experience with every major type of instrumentation, present their results at national conferences, and co-author publications in prestigious peer-reviewed journals
  • The Canisius College Student Chemistry/Biochemistry Club has won several national awards from the American Chemical Society

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