The Business-Oriented Chemistry Major is designed to prepare students for careers in non-laboratory functions in the chemical industry and some aspects of government service. These chemistry-related careers include such areas as general business, administration and management, and sales. This major covers a broad background of chemical science and allows the student to minor in a business area so as to become familiar with the skills of this business community. A student completing this program can easily move into graduate programs in the College of Business or in chemistry with minimal additional courses. A minimum of 37 CHEM credit hours must be selected according to the following guidelines.
Those who elect this major are required to complete a minor in either General Business (18 hours), Management (18 hours), or Marketing (18 to 19 hours) in the Haworth College of Business and must include a course in writing.