Chemistry student and professor

Chemistry

Chemistry is the study of chemical nature of all materials, polymers, solids, metals, gas and water (especially in health and environmental context) and their interaction with other materials and environments.


Our program is accredited by the American Chemical Society and has been placed in the top three in the number of certified degrees award in New York. Graduates of SUNY Oswego’s chemistry programs have gone on to study at prestigious graduate schools, and have received national recognition as chemists, researchers, and educators. Outstanding labs in the Shineman Center, professors who are knowledgeable yet student-focused, active student organizations, and internships at home plus overseas in the Global Laboratory provide a first-class chemistry experience.


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Biochemistry student

Biochemistry

Biochemistry is the study of chemical components of living creatures — from viruses to mammals — to explain how and why chemical reactions happen.


Biochemists explore the molecular nature of cells, study the development of illnesses, search for new drugs, predict undeveloped/inherited health problems and help forensic experts identify criminals. Our undergraduate curriculum includes chemistry, mathematics, physics, genetics and biology. Accredited by the American Chemical Society and placed in the top three in the number of certified degrees award in New York, our biochemistry degree will help you pursue graduate study, attend health-related professional schools, or work in entry-level positions at laboratories or in pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.


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View courses: BS