The Department of Chemistry

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Dr. James Townsend, Assistant Professor, Chair

Chemistry Course Descriptions

The Chemistry Department at Kansas Wesleyan University strives to meet the diverse needs of today’s science students.  Providing a solid science curriculum coupled with the breadth of liberal arts education, a variety of programs prepare chemistry students for exciting careers in chemistry, biochemistry, medicine, pharmacy, chemical industry, and science education.  The chemistry faculty takes special interest in advising students and devises a program of study appropriate for the students’ career goals.  Chemistry Department programs incorporate interdisciplinary learning with “hands on” experience.

A Bachelor of Science degree may be obtained for the following majors:  Chemistry, Biomedical Chemistry, and Chemistry Education (Grades 6-12).  Minors are available for Chemistry, Forensic Science and Science & Technology.  The forensic science majors and minors are currently under moratorium.