Department of Chemistry and Physical Sciences | Mount St. Joseph University
Test tubes.

Prepare for your future with The Department of Chemistry and Physical Sciences.

The Department of Chemistry offers majors in chemistry, biochemistry, natural science with a concentration in chemistry, and a dual degree in chemistry and mathematics.
We offer a minor in chemistry, forensic science, and sustainability studies.

Practical skills, real research:

  • 100% of our graduates over the last five years are employed or enrolled in graduate school.
  • Students gain experience with our state-of-the-art instrumentation that includes: nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, gas chromatography-mass spectrometry, atomic absorption, ultraviolet-visible spectroscopy, infrared spectroscopy, and high-performance liquid chromatography.  All of our major instruments are less than five years old.
  • Accredited by American Chemical Society

Follow the links below to learn more about your future degree.
Contact gayla.erland@msj.edu to discover how the Department of Chemistry and Physical Sciences can help you reach your goals.

Programs

Leadership

Photo of Eric Johnson Eric Johnson

Department Chair & Associate Professor