Our department offers majors in chemistry and biochemistry
, as well as a minor in chemistry
We are fortunate to have access to excellent facilities
and tools that bolster our teaching and faculty-student research abilities. We are equipped with top-line modern instrumentation, such as our dual beam x-ray diffractometer (video)
, that you can utilize to conduct graduate-level research as an undergraduate.
Each year we sponsor a large and vigorous summer research program, which will allow you to establish valuable lab experience while reinforcing concepts learned in the classroom.
We also encourage you to take advantage of Colgate's robust off-campus study
offerings. The following programs are specifically designed to allow science students the opportunity to study off campus without interrupting progress toward their majors: