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Na, Be, Ag, He. Do you speak in elements? Are you curious about how life works and grows and spreads? Are you eager to understand and play with the building blocks of the universe?

If so, you should consider earning a chemistry degree from UT Permian Basin. Our curriculum provides broad, comprehensive training in all areas of modern chemistry. You'll become a chemist both in the classroom and in the field.

What can I do with a chemistry degree?

Chemistry is fundamental to everything we do, see, and are. Understanding chemistry is critical to our attempts to feed and clothe the world, to tapping new sources of energy, to improve health, and to protect our environment. 

That's why the U.S. chemical industry employees more than a million people. With your chemistry degree from UTPB, you can easily enter a wide range of fields—including environmental studies, government, teaching, and medical technology. No other scientific study offers a better professional future than chemistry.

Whether you’re looking to major or minor in chemistry, there are plenty of options available.

UT Permian Basin’s program meets the minimum requirements for professional chemists laid out by the American Chemical Society.