Information for Current Chemistry Majors

The Chem Department Blog/Newsletter including a schedule of upcoming seminars

Web Resources

Course  Information and Links

Intended Learning Outcomes for the Chemistry Major

Chemistry Department Facilities

Join SOCS (St. Olaf Chemistry Society)

Planning a St. Olaf College Chemistry Major This page gives an overview of the specific courses required for the chemistry major, including requirements for the American Chemical Society accredited major.

Guidelines for Earning Distinction in Chemistry.  For students interested in graduating with distinction in chemistry. This program seeks to encourage and recognize students who give evidence of creative and independent scholarship.

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

The Biomolecular Science Concentration may be of interest to some chemistry majors.

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.

Opportunities for Independent Study in Chemistry

Link to the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) web site for those interested in graduate school.

St. Olaf College Catalog Description for Chemistry.  Requirements for the Major, Concentrations, course descriptions, etc.