As a central science, chemistry serves as a jumping off point to all areas of science study. A chemistry graduate can choose a path to a multidisciplinary career, including forensic business, industrial, health, bio and professional chemistry.
TTU’s Chemistry Department, one of the fastest growing chemistry departments in Tennessee, offers several concentrations in chemistry: analytical, biochemistry, environmental, inorganic, organic, physical and radio/nuclear. Undergraduate chemistry majors find many opportunities to work on research projects while working on American Chemical Society certified degrees. On the graduate level the Department offers a master’s of science degree in chemistry and a doctorate in Environmental Sciences.
The Chemistry Department offers you 19 faculty members with doctorates, many of whom are involved in research recognized at national and international levels.
The Department is developing new and innovative programs in areas of its strategic interests and strengths to help you build the technical skills required in the national workforce.