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BS in Chemistry - Specialization in Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

BS in Chemistry - Specialization in Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

Rice University

Rice University, Houston, United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    94
  • Degree BS
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 24 months
Program Learning Outcomes for BS in Chemistry Students graduating from this program will: Master and apply the fundamentals of chemistry (organic, inorganic, analytical, physical, and biological chemistry). Solve chemical problems using critical thinking and analytical reasoning. Design, conduct, record, and analyze chemical experiments, while practicing responsible and ethical scientific conduct. Use standard laboratory equipment and techniques, computers, and modern instrumentation. Know and practice proper safety procedures in the laboratory. Use literature search methods to locate and retrieve scientific information. Read, understand, and critically assess chemical literature. Effectively communicate the results of their work orally and in writing. Conduct novel research under direction of faculty and effectively communicate the results of their research. Demonstrate preparation for graduate (Ph.D.) programs in chemistry or for employment in government of industry as a bench chemist. The BS degree is also appropriate training for a wide variety of employment and graduate training options that require technical expertise, including careers in the health sciences, the public sector, and diverse industrial positions. Degree Requirements for BS in Chemistry For general university requirements, see Graduation Requirements. Every student wishing to complete the BS in Chemistry degree must complete the "General Requirements for BS in Chemistry" and complete the requirements for "Advanced Work: Specialization." This program based on Specialization in Biological and Medicinal Chemistry. In addition to Specialization in Biological and Medicinal Chemistry, there are Specialization in Inorganic Chemistry and Inorganic Materials, Specialization in Organic Chemistry, Specialization in Physical and Theoretical Chemistry also available.