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BS Major • Minor


Grasp how the world functions at its core

The intricacies of this world are not accidental. Explore how matter functions and how to use it responsibly. A Geneva degree will reveal that the closer we look at what God has made, the more wonderful we find it to be.

Geneva prepares you to make a meaningful impact in your career, community and life.

ACS Approved

Approved by the American Chemical Society for the past sixty years

Paid summer research

Chemistry majors gain lab experience can get paid summer research projects

Work in cooperation with US Department of Energy

Geneva students have the opportunity to work on projects in conjunction with the US Department of Energy

Key Courses

Organic Chemistry

It’s all about carbon: learn about carbon’s essential role in the world. Then, go to the lab to study the breakdown of fuels, plastics, and molecules

Chemical Research

Select a passion or problem to study and engage in your own lab research

Physical Chemistry and Thermodynamics

Physical Chemistry and Thermodynamics Study real-world applications of thermodynamics in physical processes, chemical systems, and gases


Look at the intersection of biology and chemistry through cells, biological reactions, enzymes, and more

Experienced & Accomplished Faculty

Career Outcomes

Graduates who aspire to have an impact in their communities and their careers through a Geneva Education gain expertise in this field enhanced by academics rooted in Christian values and ethics in Geneva’s program.


In recent years, 100% of Geneva students passed the Chemistry Comprehensive Exam and averaged 9 points above national norms

100 %

of chemistry graduates who sought work in their field were successful within six months of graduation or less

“I have been challenged by my professors and friends to grow in my faith. At Geneva, I have realized that my relationship with the Lord is an intentional choice I make every day.” Nick, chemistry graduate

Be prepared for careers such as...

  • Forensic Chemist
  • Laboratory Specialist
  • Oceanographer
  • Geochemist

Further your impact...

  • Join other Geneva chemistry graduates in attending graduate programs at Johns Hopkins University, University of Pittsburgh, Penn State University, and more
  • Pursue a career in government agencies like the FBI, EPA, or FDA
  • Continue your studies in a healthcare-related program, such as medical school, veterinary school, pharmaceuticals, and more

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