Calvin’s bachelor of science in chemistry will give you the scientific knowledge and research skills to land a successful job in the field of chemistry, or working at the intersections of chemistry with other fields, such as medicine, law, engineering, business, and education.

As a chemistry major at Calvin, you’ll explore and manipulate the chemical elements and uncover the splendor of the created order. Not only will you have access to top-notch research facilities and equipment, but you’ll also be learning from high-caliber Christian chemists from day one.

Course Requirements


The prerequisite to enter the chemistry program is a minimum average of "C" (2.0) in Chemistry 104 and in one course from Chemistry 201, 253, or 261.


  • Course code:
  • Credits:
  • Semester:
  • Department: