You love the scientific method: the logical structure, the trial and error, the quest for knowledge as you solve mysteries and discover solutions. Our chemistry program will help you build a solid foundation that will support you as you pursue a career in the sciences.
All new first-year applicants to St. Scholastica will be awarded either the Benedictine Scholarship or the Access Award, upon admission to the College.
100% of traditional incoming undergraduates receive some type of financial aid. The average for scholarships, grants and/or loans is $31,841.
Are You Looking for a Face-to-Face (on-campus) Experience?
St. Scholastica’s longstanding commitment to inclusivity and generous financial aid packages make our world-class educational programs accessible to students from any background.
Visit our Catalog to view the program, course and degree requirements, and learning outcomes. Be sure to create your course plan in consultation with your advisor.
Research and Internships
Opportunities for student research and teaching abound in the Chemistry major. These include:
- Assisting faculty with research projects
- Participating in paid summer research programs
- Serving as a paid teaching assistant or general assistant in the department
Graduates of the chemistry program have gone on to work as research and environmental scientists, lab managers, hazardous materials managers and scientific writers. Others have pursued advanced degrees in biochemistry, chemistry, chemical physics, medicine, dentistry and pharmacy.
Become a chemistry teacher by pairing this program with the middle/secondary education major. Go to the BA/BS Middle/Secondary Education page.
Pair with a Language
Boost your brainpower and give yourself a competitive edge in our global economy by pairing your major with a language. St. Scholastica offers programs and courses in American Sign Language, German, Ojibwe, Russian and Spanish.
Visit our admissions page for information about transcripts, online application, international admissions and financing.
Meet Our Faculty
Experienced, Dedicated and Distinguished Educators
Expect to be heard, to be challenged and to be involved. St. Scholastica faculty are world-class scholars and experts in their field who invest in your success. Our values of community, respect, stewardship, hospitality and love of learning reflect our faculty’s commitment to lifting up others and celebrating our common humanity.