Program Highlights

The Chemistry program at Louisiana Tech provides a number of career options, including attending medical, dental, pharmacy and veterinarian school, pursuing graduate study in chemistry, working in industrial and government laboratories, and teaching in secondary schools. A student majoring in the Bachelor of Science Chemistry program has a choice between pursuing a traditional Chemistry track or an alternative Biochemistry track that also serves pre-medical, pre-dental, pre-veterinary, pre-pharmaceutical school students. Chemistry faculty members specialize in analytical chemistry, biochemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, and physical chemistry. To learn more about the biochemistry track for pre-medicine or pre-dentistry, please visit the university catalog Loading….

Job Opportunities

  • Analytical chemist
  • Chemical engineer
  • Healthcare scientist
  • Clinical biochemistry
  • Forensic scientist
  • Nanotechnologist
  • Pharmacologist
  • Research scientist (physical sciences)
  • Toxicologist


Advising Materials

For a list of prerequisites and required courses, select the curriculum sheet below.

Chemistry (ACS Certified) Curriculum Sheet

Chemistry (Pre-Med/Pre-Dentistry) Curriculum Sheet