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Hands-on chemistry education

SFA’s chemistry and biochemistry programs combine the high standards demanded by the American Chemical Society with small class sizes and hands-on learning. Students utilize our high-tech labs under the guidance and mentorship of phenomenal faculty and begin research early in their academic studies.

You’ll graduate prepared for a rewarding career in a variety of settings. Want to be a chemistry teacher? You can pursue a bachelor’s degree with secondary teacher certification. Interested in becoming a professional chemist? Our degree program will put you on the path to graduate school or to a career in a laboratory setting.

Degrees and areas of study offered

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry awards two degrees:

Bachelor of Science

  • Chemistry
    • Professional Chemist ACS certified
    • Biochemical/Pre-medical
    • Fermentation Science
    • Interdisciplinary
    • Secondary Education
  • Biochemistry
    • Pre-professional programs (dentistry, medicine, optometry, pharmacy and veterinary)

Master of Science in Natural Sciences

Five-year dual Bachelor's and Master's



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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Physical Address:
Bush Mathematical Sciences Building
Suite 108

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 13006, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962-3006

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