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Department of Science and Mathematics

This program engages its students to serve as leaders within the discipline, both within and without the college.

The chemistry program provides a variety of peer-reviewed research opportunities with the purpose of building networks within the scientific enterprise for each student. The over-arching goals of this program is to foster chemists through rigorous chemical training, to grow leadership within the discipline, to make positive contributions to chemistry through chemical research, and to serve as leaders, modeling Christ in the role of the chemist.

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Educational Focus

  • Organic Reactions
  • Thermodynamics
  • Analytic Chemistry
  • Quantum Chemistry
  • Upper Level Mathematics

Internship Opportunities

  • Orthopedic Companies
  • DePuy Synthes
  • Zimmer Biomet
  • Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
  • Warsaw Chemical

Career Opportunities

  • Chemist
  • Middle School Teacher
  • High School Teacher
  • Chemistry Professor
  • Researcher
  • Government Lab Technician
  • Forensic Chemist
  • Polymer Chemist
  • Food Chemist
  • Water Chemist
  • Air Chemist
  • Soil Chemist

Chemistry is a Good Fit for Those Who Are:

  • Problem Solvers
  • Curious
  • Persistent
  • Leaders
  • Numerically & Technically Savvy
  • Logical
  • Analytical
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The faculty at Grace College truly lived their lives in a way that allowed the light of Christ to shine through them. Grace College prepared me not only to teach in the classroom but to be a lifelong learner, especially in my spiritual walk.

Lenny Krebs, Grace College Alumnus

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Experienced Faculty & Staff

Our faculty and staff are expertly skilled in their fields and they care about your goals, future, and well being. Chad Snyder, the Chair of the Department of Science & Mathematics and Professor of Chemistry is also the Vice Chair of the Indiana Academy of the Science (chemistry section).

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Education with a Biblical Worldview

At the heart of a Grace education are academically challenging courses that are specifically designed to foster a thirst for character, competence, and service within the hearts and minds of our students.

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Being a transfer student, I felt God leading me to Grace because of its great academic programs, amazing professors, and its ever-present integration of faith and learning.

Grant Lawrence, Current Grace College Student