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  • Prof. Tim Funk teaches Chemistry outside

    Prof. Tim Funk teaches Chemistry outside.

Chemistry Programs

Each course offered by the department provides an opportunity for a concentrated study of the various principles of contemporary chemical knowledge.

Chemistry is offered as both a major and a minor

Related interdisciplinary programs include:

  • Major in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Minor in Neuroscience
  • Programs in Pre-health Professions

Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

Chemistry News

Student Research

Condensing and Fluidizing Effects of Gangliosides on Various Phospholipids Films by Matthew Davidson '10

Gettysburg grad earned Nobel Prize

J. Michael BishopChemistry major Dr. J. Michael Bishop, Class of 1957, shared a Nobel Prize in 1989 for cancer research. In 2009, Bishop was invited to the White House when President Obama overturned funding restrictions for human stem cell research.

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