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School of Humanities and Sciences

Students acquire in-depth knowledge of the principles of chemistry, the methodologies necessary to solve complex problems, and the ability to articulate their ideas effectively to the scientific community.

What You'll Study

The mission of the undergraduate program in Chemistry is to provide students with the fundamental concepts of the molecular sciences through a program of coursework and laboratory experiences. Students acquire in-depth knowledge of the principles of chemistry, the methodologies necessary to solve complex problems, and the ability to articulate their ideas effectively to the scientific community. The Chemistry program has a long-standing tradition of encouraging undergraduate majors to become involved in research during the academic year and through a ten-week summer research program. The major is designed to provide students with excellent preparation for further study in graduate or professional schools as well as careers in chemistry.

Degrees Offered

  • BS
  • Minor
  • Honors
  • Coterm

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Exploratory Courses

CHEM 25N

Science in the News

CHEM 29N

Chemistry in the Kitchen

CHEM 31A

Chemical Principles I

CHEM 31M

Chemical Principles: From Molecules to Solids (MATSCI 31)

CHEM 91

Exploring Chemical Research at Stanford