Why take chemistry?
Because you plan to:
- Pursue a career in medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, optometry, veterinary, physical therapy, engineering, computer science, nutrition, allied health sciences, nursing, law, biology, chemistry, geology, or liberal arts.
- Transfer to an institution offering a baccalaureate degree.
- Complete an associate degree (AA).
- Increase your profit potential
The demand for chemists and individuals who have a strong foundation in chemistry has been increasing worldwide and will remain strong for the foreseeable future. Employment opportunities exist in both the public and the private sectors.
Scientists with a strong background in chemistry are needed to work with the government and industry for a variety of tasks, such as qualitative and quantitative analysis, product development, research, and forensics. The demand for people who understand chemical concepts will continue to grow in this technology-driven society.
A background in chemistry is a valuable asset and can increase job potential and salary. Adding chemistry courses to your resume can make you a more marketable applicant.