Why choose chemistry at North Central College?
Our chemistry major provides undergraduates with exceptional academic opportunities. As early as your first year, you’ll have the chance to conduct original research using advanced scientific instruments right here on campus. That kind of hands-on lab experience is often reserved for graduate students at larger institutions. And, thanks to Naperville’s proximity to Chicago, you’ll have easy access to BP, Nalco, Baxter Healthcare, Perkin-Elmer and other companies that value chemistry expertise. After completing our American Chemical Society-approved major, you will be prepared to pursue graduate studies with top-tier institutions.
You can also:
- Work with cutting-edge scientific equipment—right away.
- Take advantage of competitive science scholarship and grant opportunities.
- Join the Student Members of the American Chemical Society student group.
To learn more about experiences and opportunities here at North Central College as a chemistry major, click here.