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Welcome to Chemistry and Biochemistry

Our department is dedicated to fostering excellence in both education and research. We offer a vibrant academic environment where students can pursue their passions and prepare for rewarding careers in the chemical and biochemical sciences. Whether you're interested in understanding the fundamental principles of chemistry or exploring the intricate workings of biochemistry, our programs provide the resources and support you need to succeed.



Why Choose NDSU?

As a student in our department, you'll have the opportunity to learn from world-class faculty who are at the forefront of their fields. Our faculty members are not only committed educators but also active researchers, conducting groundbreaking studies in areas such as organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, analytical chemistry, physical chemistry, and biochemistry. Through hands-on laboratory experiences and engaging classroom instruction, you'll gain valuable knowledge and skills that will prepare you for a variety of career paths.

In addition to our academic programs, the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is home to state-of-the-art research facilities equipped with cutting-edge instrumentation. Our research laboratories provide students with the opportunity to engage in hands-on research projects and collaborate with faculty on groundbreaking discoveries. Whether you're interested in synthesizing new molecules, studying biological systems, or developing new materials, our research facilities offer the resources and support you need to pursue your scientific interests.





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