Health Science Chemistry
Chemists work in a diversity of fields such as medicinal, biochemical, biotech, nuclear, environmental, pharmaceutical, forensic, agricultural, organic, polymer and scientific writing. Tennessee Tech graduates with chemistry degrees are found all over the world. A student in any chemistry concentration may attain certification by the American Chemical Society as determined by the chemistry faculty. This option provides a four-year content degree in chemistry for students who are interested in professional school in a health sciences field, particularly students who are in the Career Tracks of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, optometry, physician assistant and other related health career track programs. Supporting coursework in biology is chosen from those courses required or encouraged by professional schools.