Chemistry Degrees

Chemistry Degrees

The Chemistry Department offers the following degrees:

All Chemistry major/minor courses have prerequisites beginning with:
Preparation for General Chemistry or Pretest  
NJCU Cooperative Education Placements
Most chemistry majors complete a Cooperative Education Placement (CEP) during their junior and/or senior year. CEP provides students hands-on training and experience on the application of chemistry concepts and techniques in manufacturing firms and scientific institutions. For more information about this program, please contact the Department Chair, Dr. Kenneth Yamaguchi (; Tel: (201)200-2097).


Click the button below for suggested courses to follow and complete, term-by-term, to make it easier to understand how to graduate in four years within your major. Degree Maps are used to assist you and your advisor with planning your academic path to graduation. Use this guide to discuss your academic plan and course selections with your advisor. It is important to note that each student's specific program of study could, and likely will, look different. At NJCU, our goal is to customize the Degree Map to fit your situation. Consult with your advisor for the path that is best for you.

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry