Chemistry and Biochemistry

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


See 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.