Careers


The program prepares the student for careers in chemistry and for careers in related fields such as:

medicine
dentistry
medical technology
pharmacy
engineering
teaching
patent law,
chemical technology
geochemistry
environmental chemistry

Job opportunities are almost limitless in chemistry, and well-trained chemists are in high demand by the chemical industry and the teaching professions. In fact, the number of job opportunities available to Central State University chemistry students greatly exceeds the number of majors. In industry starting salaries typically range from $32,000-$40,000.  Many chemistry majors also use this undergraduate degree as a step into medicine and other health care professions.