Chemistry and Biochemistry

Student using a pH probe in researchSee the video of the dedication of our newly renovated labs!

Why study Chemistry and Biochemistry at OCU?

  • Connect to careers in medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, patent law, teaching, forensic science, research and more
  • Learn from professors in small classes. Most classes have fewer than 24 students

  • Grow as a scholar and a person as you learn from and conduct research with full-time, Ph.D. faculty. No courses are taught by graduate students.

  • Major in one of four degree plans that help you reach your goals. We have degrees in Biochemistry, Biochemistry Pre-Pharmacy, Chemistry and Chemistry Education.

Why learn science at OCU? Hear from Dr. Prilliman, Chemistry Department Chairperson.