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Chemistry Degree at University of Denver (DU)

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Chemistry Degree

The chemistry degree program at University of Denver offers students a chance to gain instruction on the scientific study of the composition and behavior of matter, including its micro- and macro-structure, the process of chemical change, and theoretical description and laboratory simulation of these phenomena. Students who graduate the chemistry degree program can seek a future in jobs or career paths such as forensic science, chemical engineering, biochemistry, environmental law, metallurgy, teaching, pharmaceuticals, petroleum and natural gas industry, oceanography, and more. Get more details below including other Colorado colleges that offer chemistry degrees.

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Students Enrolled in the Chemistry Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. DU has offered the following academic levels for students:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctorate Degree
  • Students by Academic Level (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Bachelor's Degree6
    Master's Degree0
    Doctorate Degree1

    Students by Gender (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Male3
    Female4

    Students by Race (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    White4
    Unknown1

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Chemistry program at DU, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

Natural Sciences Managers

  • Description:

    Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as life sciences, physical sciences, mathematics, statistics, and research and development in these fields.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, natural sciences managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 7.7% from 2010 to 2020

  • Salary & Wages
    • Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO
      • Total Employment: 530
      • Average Hourly Rate: $59.30
      • Average Annual Salary: $123,350

Chemists

  • Description:

    Conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses or experiments in laboratories for quality or process control or to develop new products or knowledge.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, chemists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 3.8% from 2010 to 2020

  • Salary & Wages
    • Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO
      • Total Employment: 970
      • Average Hourly Rate: $33.62
      • Average Annual Salary: $69,940

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary

  • Description:

    Teach courses pertaining to the chemical and physical properties and compositional changes of substances. Work may include instruction in the methods of qualitative and quantitative chemical analysis. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching, and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Chemistry Programs in Colorado

Chemistry programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctor Degree (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

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University of Colorado Denver

Denver, CO
Type: 4-Year Public College

21 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Chemistry (B,M)
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Metropolitan State College of Denver

Denver, CO
Type: 4-Year Public College

19 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Chemistry (B)
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Regis University

Denver, CO
Type: 4-Year Private College

9 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Chemistry (B)
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Colorado School of Mines

Golden, CO
Type: 4-Year Public College

12 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Chemistry (B,M)
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University of Colorado at Boulder

Boulder, CO
Type: 4-Year Public College

35 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Chemistry (B,M,D)
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United States Air Force Academy

USAFA, CO
Type: 4-Year Public College

Programs Offered
  • Chemistry (B)
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University of Northern Colorado

Greeley, CO
Type: 4-Year Public College

12 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Chemistry (B,M)
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University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO
Type: 4-Year Public College

17 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Chemistry (B)
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Colorado College

Colorado Springs, CO
Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs Offered
  • Chemistry (B)
Colorado State University

Fort Collins, CO
Type: 4-Year Public College

42 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Chemistry (B,M,D)