Arcadia University's 化学 programs provide a working knowledge of the concepts that underlie chemical and physical phenomena. Each course develops the ability to solve real scientific problems quantitatively using structural models, mechanisms and the integrated application of physicochemical principles. Technological and cultural scientific problems—such as environmental pollution, energy resources and conservation of natural resources—are explored, along with material in astronomy, 地质, 化学和物理.
的 chemistry program offers two degree options: the Bachelor of 艺术 and the Bachelor of Science.
的 Bachelor of 艺术 在化学 features three concentrations.
的 Chemical Professions Concentration prepares students for entry-level positions in chemistry, chemical allied professions such as 信息 science, 或中等教育. This concentration is most often chosen by students in the combined 工程 program who elect a chemistry major.
的 健康 Professions Concentration prepares students for medical, 牙科, 制药, and veterinary graduate programs or paramedical professions.
的 法医科学 Concentration is designed for students who intend to pursue graduate study in 法医科学, either at Arcadia or elsewhere.
的 Bachelor of Science 在化学 consists of core courses 在化学, 数学和物理, and offers a concentration in Biochemistry. 的 program prepares students for graduate work in chemistry, forensic science or chemical allied sciences, for professional employment in industrial chemical research and development, for professional medical programs, and for secondary and post-secondary teaching.
Students who complete this program are certified by the American Chemical Society as having met that society’s high standards for an undergraduate degree in chemistry.
的 Biochemistry Concentration is tailored for students preparing for advanced training in the health professions, this program is often chosen by pre-medical students.
Bachelor of 艺术 需求
的 Bachelor of 艺术 includes three areas of concentration in Chemical Professions, 健康 Professions or 法医科学
Students interested in secondary certification should consult with their disciplinary adviser and their 学校的教育 adviser as early as possible, 最好是大一. All Arcadia undergraduates seeking certification must declare 辅修教育 and formally apply into the teacher certification preparation program during the spring semester of their sophomore year.
出国留学的机会 for 化学 专业
With dozens of programs in 15 countries around the world, Arcadia offers many exciting opportunities for study abroad. 的 全球参与办公室 has special arrangements with universities in Australia, 英格兰, 爱尔兰, 意大利, 新西兰, 苏格兰, 韩国, 西班牙, 和威尔士. Credits for courses taken at these universities transfer to Arcadia to fulfill 本科课程 requirements.
Since it is important that students plan ahead for study abroad, they should consult with their advisers as soon as possible and make their intentions known to the Department Chair and the 全球参与办公室.