The conventional Master's Degree Program in Chemistryis designed to prepare students for further advanced study in Chemistry, to expand thechemical knowledge and skills of secondary school and junior college teachers, and toadvance the careers of persons in industry, government service, and other fields of endeavor.
The Master of Science Degree Program in AppliedChemistry is a specific degree program designed to provide the student with a broaderunderstanding of the areas of chemical laboratory practices and advanced concepts for theeducator. Courses will enhance the student's professional skills and capabilities for dealingwith the complex laboratory hardware common to the chemical industry. Additionally, thestudent will be informed of recent trends in research, industrial, and environmental chemistry.Students involved in teaching will be exposed to the latest innovations in computertechnology as related to laboratory practices and safety. This program is designed forindividuals employed in industrial or educational positions, as well as those planning to entersuch positions.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission