Information for Current Chemistry Majors

Current Seminars from the Chem Blog

Chem Mess

Web Resources

Course Related Information and Links

Intended Learning Outcomes for the Chemistry Major

Chemistry Department Facilities

Join SOCS (St. Olaf Chemistry Society)

Jobs and Internships

PSSCM

Provide Support Structures for Chemistry Majors in a scholarship and mentoring program for individuals interested in majoring in chemistry and pursuing a career in science.

Planning a St. Olaf College Chemistry Major

This is the document handed out at department information sessions. It gives an overview of the specific courses required for the chemistry major, including requirements for the American Chemical Society accredited major.

How can I get Distinction in Chemistry at St. Olaf?

The Departmental Distinction program in chemistry seeks to encourage and recognize students who give evidence of creative and independent scholarship. Guidelines for Distinction.

What can I do with a chemistry major

This is a partial list of career paths that chemistry majors can take after graduation. (Compiled by Paul Jackson.)

A St. Olaf Chemistry Major — 10 Years Out

An enlightening compilation of what 215 alumni chemistry majors of St. Olaf College were doing 10-20 years after they graduated.

Independent Study in Chemistry

GRE Information for Senior Chemistry Majors

If you are planning to take the Graduate Record Examination in the subject of chemistry, take a look here.

St. Olaf College Catalog Description for Chemistry

(Opens in a new window) Requirements for the Major, Concentrations, course descriptions, etc.