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.

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Chemistry Announcement:  Review Begins Nov. 16, 2015.

Important Dates

Fall 2015 Term

August 24  Fall term begins
Sept. 7  Labor Day (Campus Closed)
Oct. 13  No Classes
Nov. 11   Veteran's Day Observed (Campus Closed) 
Nov. 26 & 27 Thanksgiving Holiday (Campus Closed) 
Dec. 10   Last day of Fall Classes 
Dec. 11  Reading Day
Dec. 14-18 Finals 
Dec. 24-Jan 25   Winter Break

Spring Semester 2016

January 28  Spring term begins
March 28-April 1  Spring Break (Offices Open, No Classes)
March 31  Cesar Chavez Day (Campus Closed)
May 13  Warrior Day (Offices Open, Classes Dismissed at Noon)
May 18  Last Day of Classes
May 19-25  Final Examinations
May 26-27 Commencement Ceremonies
May 30  Memorial Day (Campus Closed)