Chemistry & Biochemistry Department

Interested in chemistry or biochemistry?

The Augustana University American Chemical Society (ACS)-approved Chemistry & Biochemistry Department challenges students to master chemistry content through critical thinking, preparation, research culture, mentorship and safety. This department provides the rigorous, comprehensive foundation to be successful in research positions, graduate studies and professional health, biotechnology and chemical disciplines.

Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Tour at AU

Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Tour at AU

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Augustana is excited to once again host its annual Arthur Olsen Student Research Symposium, set to take place on Saturday, April 13, at the Froiland Science Complex, located on the university’s campus.

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