The Department of Chemistry offers programs of study for students seeking the Bachelor of Arts or the Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. Students may also elect to complete a concentration in Environmental Sciences or a Teaching Credential as part of their degree program. Students should consult with their department adviser to determine which degree and program is best suited to their career objectives.

The Chemistry Department is well equipped with modern instrumentation and facilities. Check out our inventory.


Important Dates

Fall 2014 Term

August 21  Fall term begins
Sept. 1  Labor Day (Campus Closed)
Oct. 10  No Classes
Nov. 11   Veteran's Day Observed (Campus Closed) 
Nov. 27 & 28 Thanksgiving Holiday (Campus Closed) 
Dec. 9   Last day of Fall Classes 
Dec. 10  Reading Day
Dec. 11-17 Finals 
Dec. 23-Jan 26   Winter Break

Spring Semester 2015

January 27  Spring term begins
March 31  Cesar Chavez Day (Campus Closed)
April 6-10  Spring Break (Offices Open, No Classes)
May 8  Warrior Day (Offices Open, Classes Dismissed at Noon)
May 17  Last Day of Classes
May 18-22  Final Examinations
May 25  Memorial Day (Campus Closed)
May 28-29 Commencement Ceremonies