• Student Outside Bush Memorial Library

    Career and Postgraduate Opportunities

    Chemistry graduates from Hamline University have opportunities for a wide variety of professional positions, including advanced degree work in chemistry, chemical engineering, biochemistry, or employment in the chemical industry and chemical education.

    In addition, advanced degree work and employment are available in many areas related to chemistry, including anthropology, agricultural and forestry science, bacteriology, biology, botany, ecology, food science, forensic chemistry, geology, law, medicine, pharmacology, psychology, pollution control, public health, and veterinary medicine.

    Recent internships completed by chemistry students include:

    • Drug Chemistry Intern 
    • Permitting Technician

    HIPAL for Career Readiness

    First-year students are encouraged to check out HIPAL (Hamline Initiative for Professional and Academic Liaisons), a new program to help students studying in the sciences prepare for life after college. See our article in Inside Hamline for more information about the program and how to apply.

  • Career Development Center

    Learn more about career paths, transferable skills, and relevant organizations that relate to a major in Chemistry.

    Download a career information sheet for your major from the Career Development Center. You may also contact the Career Development Center at 651-523-2302 or workshop@hamline.edu for more information.