Employers Value Chemistry Majors
Chemistry is a discipline that is central to a variety of fields like medicine (and related disciplines), geology, physics etc. Knowledge of different branches of chemistry will help students to better understand the intricacies of functioning of biological systems. Students majoring in chemistry can pursue careers in a variety of interdisciplinary fields including neurosciences, geology, chemical biology, food sciences, forensics etc. Chemistry Department at GSU is committed to changing our students’ futures through innovative research and excellent education. Visit our webpage to learn more about Chemistry Major at GSU. Explore the world of our bachelor’s degree programs: BSc in Chemistry (Traditional), BSc in Chemistry with Concentration in Biochemistry and BSc in Chemistry with Concentration in Forensic Chemistry.
Analytical chemistry, organic chemistry, and spectroscopy are top skills for Chemistry majors.
Chemistry grads earn an average salary of $86K after 11 years in the industry.
The Dow Chemical Company, Merck, and Pfizer are high paying employers of Chemistry majors.
58% of Chemistry graduates have an advanced degree.
Analytical chemist and research scientist are common job titles for Chemistry graduates.
54% of Chemistry grads from GSU are female, 46% are male.
Chemist, microbiologist, and research fellow are top titles at the CDC for GSU Chemistry grads.
The life sciences industry is trending up for GSU Chemistry graduates.
Anesthesiology, Drug discovery, and drug design are skills that correlate with a higher salary for GSU Chemistry grads.
CDC, Emory Healthcare, and CVS are the top 3 employers of GSU Chemistry majors.
TOP EMPLOYERS OF GSU CHEMISTRY GRADS AND AVERAGE SALARY
Current National Average Salary by Degree Level for All Majors
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
|$64.8K Bachelors||$77.8K Masters||$97.9K Doctorate|