Impressive expertise. Infectious enthusiasm. That’s Northwestern’s chemistry professors, and they’re the ones you’ll study with—not graduate assistants. The personal attention you’ll receive will help you pursue the career or graduate school of your choice.

Northwestern’s chemistry department offers 13 study options:


Northwestern’s chemistry faculty will mentor you through tough courses, guide your lab and intellectual experimentation, and include you in their own research.


Northwestern’s chemistry labs and equipment are at your disposal for classes, your own experimentation and collaborating with professors. In addition, Northwestern science majors are very successful at landing paid summer research appointments in university labs.