2023-2024 Catalog and Student Handbook


Department of Chemistry

Website: http://www.marietta.edu/program/Chemistry

Chair: Kevin Pate (patek@marietta.edu)

Administrative Assistant: Andrea Richardson

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is committed to graduating chemists and biochemists who are prepared for entrance into top-rated graduate and professional schools, or entry-level positions in chemical industry and other chemistry-related fields, and who are capable of becoming responsible, successful professionals and leaders in their chosen fields. The department also strives to contribute to the preparation of students in other science disciplines for their careers, and to contribute to the improvement of scientific and technological literacy and the development of critical-thinking and problem-solving skills of all students as they prepare for the world of work and responsible citizenship.

The Department of Chemistry is on the list of approved schools published by the American Chemical Society. All students interested in the certification program of the ACS should consult with the chair of the department for details.