This is a rigorous chemistry degree, including all major areas of chemistry, seminar, and required research, plus significant coursework to prepare for advanced study in chemical engineering, including mass and energy balance, unit operations, reaction engineering and additional advanced coursework.
- Chemistry paired with relevant coursework for chemical engineering
- Exceptional facilities and state-of-the-art instrumentation
- Highly research-active faculty supervise a large undergraduate research program
What You'll Study
Professors who prioritize research with Trinity students
This program is supported by faculty from the departments of Chemistry and Engineering Science, with a broad range of expertise represented
Trinity’s highly active undergraduate chemistry state-of-the-art facilities and research programs prepare students through hands-on learning.
Provided to one junior and one senior major in the chemistry department each year in recognition of academic performance and...
The honors program in chemistry requires three semesters of research and culminates in the writing and defense of an honors thesis and the...
Trinity has one of the most active chemistry undergraduate research programs in the country.
The course requirements for this program are highly sequential and demanding, and so careful, advanced planning must be made in order to accomplish a...
Chemistry majors get hands-on access to state-of-the-art instrumentation through instructional laboratory courses and research experiences.
Students have opportunities to get involved with activities organized by the American Chemical Society Student Affiliates (Chemistry Club), the...
The chemistry department awards students for outstanding performance in general chemistry, organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, analytical...
The department maintains a regular chemistry seminar program that hosts a range of scientists who spend the day on campus visiting with students and...
When You Graduate
Prepared for industry or advanced study
Applied chemistry graduates are prepared to enter the workforce in chemistry and advanced study in chemistry and chemical engineering.
Trinity graduates do more than investigate social patterns: they apply their strong research skills to find creative solutions to modern problems across all career fields.
Graduates are especially valued for their technical abilities, such as conducting ethnographic interviews, surveys, delving into social statistics, and using GIS.
- Environmental Studies
- Law Centers
- Museum Studies
- Public Health
Graduate Schools or Programs:
- Cultural studies
- Ethnic studies
- Medical school
- Public health
- Sustainable development
Notable Companies who have Hired Trinity Graduates:
- Bexar County District Attorney’s Office
- University Health System
- University of Houston
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