Build a foundation of modern theory and laboratory skills
As a student in Department of Chemistry and Forensic Science you'll be ready for a career both in and out of pure chemistry. Our graduates are working in medicine, pharmacology, agriculture and soil science, geology, mining and metallurgy, material science, engineering, patent law, pollution control, and ecology.
Visit our spooky chemistry lab!
Our student chapter of the American Chemical Society is hosting its 10th annual Haunted Lab event on October 29.
Complete chemistry, biology, mathematics, and physics course to prepare for work in the professional field or in a graduate program. You'll work closely with our American Chemical Society chapter throughout your undergrad.
This program is the perfect match if you have a passion for biology, chemistry, and the other physical sciences. This program includes a certification option through the American Chemical Society.
Combine classical chemistry knowledge with forensic techniques and criminal justice strategies as you prepare for an exciting career in forensics. This program includes a certification option through the American Chemical Society.
Chemistry (Secondary Education)
You'll prepare for a career in secondary science education through this program. You'll learn about the physical sciences as well as modern pedagogical methods.
Chemistry (Secondary Education - General Science)
Our general science concentration option for secondary chemistry education prepares you to teach in many varied physical science classrooms.
Our forensic science curriculum combines modern biology and chemistry lectures and laboratory research, and it’s designed to provide depth of specialization in chemistry.
The WU advantage
Our chemistry facilities have been recently remodeled to match professional forensic and chemistry laboratories. You'll have access to these areas as early as your freshman year.
WU classes are hands-on with often fewer than 15 students. You'll get to know your professors quickly as they help you reach your career and educational goals.
Impressive careers and internships
Our graduates and students have worked in nearly every industry and all around the nation. We'll help you find the perfect internship that will propel your career.
Wed, Oct 10
Waynesburg University to host overnight visit for high school students
The event is planned for Sunday, Nov. 11, into Monday, Nov. 12Learn more
Wed, Oct 10
University creates Business Advisory Board
Tue, Oct 9
Music Program to host Symphonic Band Fall Concert
Tue, Oct 9
Waynesburg celebrates Homecoming; crowns Drake, Wyllie King and Queen