48 months
34990 USD/year
34990 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The BS in Chemistry at Eastern University provides students with foundational knowledge of both classic and innovative theory and also prepares them with necessary chemistry laboratory skills.


Students take general and organic chemistry  courses in small classroom and laboratory settings, as well as upper-level courses in, e.g., instrumental analysis, quantum chemistry, industrial chemistry, and advanced organic chemistry.

Chemistry students at Eastern University have the opportunity to work alongside faculty in on- and off- campus research, or to intern in local Philadelphia, across the country, and around the world. Upon graduation, students are prepared to enter graduate or medical school, or to pursue careers in chemistry research, forensics, chemical industry,medical technology, information technology, and education.

Why Choose Eastern?

  • NEW! Accelerated 4+1 Forensic Chemistry Track: Earn a BS in Chemistry degree from Eastern, plus a Professional Science Master's (PSM) in Forensic Chemistry at Temple University. 
  • Integration of faith, science and vocation: We offer rigorous study of chemical processes through the lens of a Christian worldview. Deeply committed faculty provide mentoring relationships to support and challenge students.
  • Independent research with faculty: All chemistry majors work with published faculty in original research during academic semesters and in the Summer Research Program. Projects include cloning and analysis of virulence-associated proteins from a bacterial pathogen; organic synthesis of bio-inspired molecules, nanoscale devices and new liquid crystal structures; theoretical modeling of strained molecules; and developing novel electrochemical sensors for polyionic compounds. Student research posters have been given top awards by the American Chemical Society.   

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Chemistry 
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Instrumental Analysis
  • Thermodynamics and Kinetics
  • Quantum Chemistry
  • Chemical Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Eastern operates on rolling admissions. International students are encouraged to apply at least 90 days before the beginning of the program.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Apply to Eastern University:

  • Online
  • Print & Mail
  • Reinstate
  • Official high school transcript or official GED
  • SAT or ACT score results: Optional for high school students. Required for consideration for our top academic scholarship, as well as for certain majors. 
  • Academic Reference:  Print & Mail
  • Optional essay question:  After reading the mission statement of Eastern University, please describe how you see your talents, interests and abilities fitting into the mission of the University. Maximum one page. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    34990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17495 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    34990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17495 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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