Stephen F. Austin State University

Career Opportunities

In general, the employment prospects in chemistry and biochemistry are very good. Currently, average starting salaries are $35,000 to $45,000 annually with unlimited top earning potential after a number of years experience. The career services office arranges for many companies to visit SFA to recruit new employees. Job inquiries are frequently made by various industries in the region concerning the availability of new graduates for employment. Some career options are:

For more information, contact the Department of Chemistry at or 936.468.3606.