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ACS Certification Minor

The ACS Certification minor is for chemistry majors who want to earn American Chemical Society certification.

What Will I Learn?

This minor features only upper level courses that cover a variety of topics in areas that will help chemistry majors in their futures.

What are the requirements for this degree?

There are 19 credits required in this minor.


What Types of Careers Could I Get With This Degree?

Regardless of their desired career path, chemistry majors should consider adding this minor to strengthen their resume.

What Kinds of Experiences Could I Have?

You should expect a rigorous mathematical treatment of the underlying physical principles of chemistry to be the emphasis of the lecture curriculum, while the laboratory curriculum focuses on the practical application of theory and the development of universal laboratory techniques.

Students may consider joining the Chemistry Club. Participation in activities and services through the club look great on a resume. It’s also a great way to network and create lasting relationships.

Contact the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry 327 Franklin Science Center 1871 Old Main Drive Shippensburg, PA 17257 Phone: 717-477-1629 Fax: (717) 477-4048