Chemistry & Biochemistry

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Kent State University has award-winning teachers, internationally recognized scholars, excellent research facilities, and active researchers creating new materials and new knowledge. Our graduates can be found in local industry as well as Fortune 500 firms across the United States.

Many of our undergraduate students pursue graduate education in chemistry or biochemistry; others complete professional training in medicine, dentistry, or pharmacy. Our Ph.D. alumni are researching and teaching at prestigious companies, colleges, and universities around the world.