• Opportunities Abound

    Opportunities Abound

    Our department provides unique opportunities for undergraduate students - including an emphasis on research projects and participation in conferences and collaborative learning experiences around the country. We also feature active chemistry, physics, medical and STEM student organizations.

  • Workforce Ready

    Workforce Ready

    Our curriculum focuses on providing real-world ready instruction, highlighted by our Student Entrepreneurs as Active Leaders (SEAL) program in which our undergraduate students perform contract work and research for local businesses and industry.

  • Faculty Focus

    Faculty Focus

    Southeastern Chemistry and Physics features a low faculty/student ratio, providing an optimal class size to interact directly with our faculty for a personalized learning experience.

Chemistry and Physics

Southeastern's chemistry and physics programs prepare students for careers in industry; as well as for graduate studies in chemistry, engineering, and physics; or for medical, pharmacy, or law school.

Students in the chemistry and physics programs gain the knowledge and technical skills needed for their disciplines as well as skill in analytical thinking and problem solving. They also develop the traits of good scientists: persistence, creativity, meticulousness and self-confidence.

 

DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS
  • The chemistry program is certified by the American Chemical Society

  • Only department in North America to have undergraduate students perform contract work for the industry through the Student Entrepreneurs as Active Leaders (SEAL) program

  • Active chemistry, physics, medical and STEM student organizations

  • Strong emphasis on undergraduate student research

 

DEGREES & CURRICULUM

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

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