The Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry with High School Teaching Certification gives students a core foundation in chemistry and the necessary coursework to enter into secondary school teaching or to enter professional training programs such as Trinity’s MAT program.
- Exceptional facilities and state-of-the-art instrumentation
- Highly research-active faculty supervise a large undergraduate research program
- Designed to give students a foundation in chemistry and education
- Research is encouraged but not required
What You'll Study
All chemistry disciplines with a foundation in education
Professors who prioritize research with Trinity students
The chemistry faculty's expertise spans all the major subdisciplines of chemistry—analytical, biochemical, inorganic, organic, and physical—and instructors are eager to work closely with students on exciting projects at the frontier of chemical research.
Trinity’s highly active undergraduate chemistry state-of-the-art facilities and research programs prepare students through hands-on learning.
McNair Scholars Program
Semmes Distinguished Scholars in Science Award
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...
The chemistry department is located in Trinity’s Center for the Sciences and Innovation, which boasts 280,000 square feet of high-quality laboratory...
These service organizations promote scientific literacy, public outreach, career and professional development, inclusion and diversity, and faculty...
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
Strong science background and ready to educate
Armed with both a deep knowledge of chemistry and a high school teaching certification, graduates are prepared to leave Trinity and teach the next generation of students.
Graduates can teach chemistry at secondary schools, inspiring the next generation of scientists and chemists. They can also go on to graduate school for chemistry or education.
- Research and development
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