Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

The Benedictine College Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is accredited by the American Chemical Society to develop students' foundations in the chemical sciences that are integral to many disciplines in today's high-technology society. Successful completion of a chemistry or biochemistry degree prepares students for entry into many different fields including medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, materials science, medicinal chemistry, synthesis, environmental, forensics, drug discovery, biotechnology, molecular biology, and research.

Use this website to learn more about how our department can help you achieve your goals in the scientific professions. Within, you'll find information about the Chemistry and Biochemistry Majors, courses offered, faculty, and research opportunities. You'll also find updates about accomplishments of our faculty, students, and graduates.