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Chemistry, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Claremont, CA, United States
Study the fundamental properties and principles of chemical systems and get hands-on experience with modern instrumentation and software in courses and research with this Chemistry program at Pomona College.
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Overview

As a Chemistry major or minor at Pomona College, you will learn how to explore and explain chemical phenomena in the context of the world around us.

Learning outcomes

To foster your creativity and critical thinking skills, you will have the opportunity to work on independent research projects guided by faculty mentors. The Department supports students who wish to study abroad.

You may opt for a pre-professional chemistry curriculum that is certified by the American Chemical Society. A chemical engineering track is also available.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • General Chemistry with Laboratory
  • General Chemistry with Laboratory
  • General Chemistry with Laboratory Accelerated
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry with Laboratory
  • Organic Chemistry with Laboratory
  • Biochemistry with Laboratory
  • norganic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry in Molecular Biology
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry with Laboratory
  • Advanced Analytical Chemistry with Laboratory
  • NMR Spectroscopy
  • Bio-Organic Chemistry
  • Introduction to Medicinal Chemistry
  • Physical Organic Chemistry
  • Advanced Biochemistry
  • Chemical Biology
  • Soft Nanomaterials
  • Atmospheric Chemistry
  • Atmosphere and Ocean Chemistry
  • Senior Literature Thesis
  • Senior Experimental Thesis
  • Chemistry: Directed Readings
  • Chemistry: Independent Research
  • Chemistry: Research Assistantship

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    7

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General Requirements

  • Official high school transcript(s)
  • School Report and Counselor Recommendation
  • Mid-Year Report
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • One-time, non-refundable application fee of $70 or fee waiver
  • Test scores for international applicants
  • Standardized test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    56284 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56284 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    56284 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56284 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Claremont

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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