What are the benefits of earning an American Chemical Society certifed B.S. degree?


Quoting from the American Chemical Society Committee on Professional Training,

"An ACS-certified degree signifies that a student has completed an integrated, rigorous program including introductory and foundational course work in chemistry and in-depth course work in chemistry or chemistry-related fields. The certified degree also emphasizes laboratory experience and the development of professional skills needed to be an effective chemist. Certification gives a student an identity as a chemist and helps in the transition from undergraduate studies to professional studies or employment."

There a specific course requirements involved in earning ACS-certication for the B.S. degree at PLU.   Consult your chemistry academic adviser or the Chemistry Department chair to help plan your pathway toward certification.