You appreciate the fact that without the perfect blend of glucuronolactone and 2-aminoethanesulfonic acid, Red Bull just wouldn't be the same. So becoming a chemistry major may be your perfect formula for academic and professional success. And while there will be plenty of experiments along the way, you can be confident of the final results.
of chemistry majors perform research under the guidance of a faculty mentor.
Xavier's Department of Chemistry is both nationally ranked and approved by the American Chemical Society Committee on Professional Training.
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.
At Xavier, classes are never taught by teaching assistants. Plus, tutors and peer-led instructors for each lecture are available to make sure you always understand your coursework.
Labs on campus
Average size of classes
Medical School acceptance rate (compared to 45% nationally)
Graduates go on to work at top companies like
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Eli Lilly Pharmaceuticals