Bachelor of Science - Chemistry major

Chemistry major

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Mount Royal's Chemistry major will allow you to gain a deeper understanding of the molecular processes behind the machinery of life. Enjoy kinaesthetic learning, get into the laboratory, and see how chemistry is practiced in the community. Learn how to design materials and pharmaceuticals that improve the quality of life for people throughout the world. Chemistry is all this and more.

Your future

Students trained in Chemistry can get jobs in a number of areas directly related to chemistry, but a chemistry degree is also an excellent preparation degree for future work in many disciplines. These include professional schools such as medicine, pharmacy, and dentistry, but also law, business and education, depending on the interest of the student. An undergraduate degree in Chemistry also prepares students for graduate school in various Chemistry / Biochemistry related programs.



  • Professional chemist*
  • Analytical lab services*
  • Pharmaceutical/medicinal scientist*
  • Physician*
  • Forensic scientist*
  • Science writer
  • Patent examiner*
  • Chemistry teacher*
  • Consultant
  • Materials scientist*
  • Hazardous waste disposal
    safety officer*

 * additional education, experience and/or training required

Applications now open


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