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Why study Chemistry and Biochemistry at OCU?

Hear from Dr. Prilliman, Chemistry Department Chair:

See the video of the dedication of our newly renovated labs!

  • 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.


If you score above a 22 on the ACT/1100 SAT with a 3.0 GPA, you qualify for: 

Academic scholarships from $1,700–$8,000 per year

Departmental scholarships from $3,000–$11,000 per year

Learn more about financial aid at OKCU

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