Looking for a major with substance? Get ready to enter the field of chemical engineering and understand the world in new ways using science, design, mathematics and technology. Stand out to employers and graduate schools with our well-rounded liberal arts core and graduate ready to make a difference in the world of chemistry.
Placement rate among Xavier graduates
Get a great job after graduation
Small class sizes allow you to ask the right questions and get the attention you need to succeed and learn. On top of that, our Career Development mentoring program will connect you with a Cincinnati-based professional for real-world experience.
Check out our 160+ clubs and organizations on campus, like the Alchemyst Club, where you can share your passion for chemistry and take part in activities including tutoring, volunteering and social events.
Xavier's chemistry department is nationally ranked and recognized by the American Chemical Society Committee on Professional Training. Classes are taught by professors, not graduate assistants.
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Medical School acceptance rate (compared to 40% nationally)
Graduates go on to work at top companies like
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Eli Lilly Pharmaceuticals