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Department of Chemistry

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Chemistry is the Central Science. Discover how our six undergraduate degree tracks and a Master of Natural Science track in chemistry can help you achieve your goals.

  • Undergraduate
  • Graduate
  • Chemistry Minor
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    We offer many opportunities for students to gain valuable experience through one-on-one training, research, internships, and many others.

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    Our faculty and staff work one-on-one with students to ensure they achieve their greatest potential.

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    The Department of Chemistry supports a dynamic community of students and scholars committed to enriching each other and our community.

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  •  Chemistry Faculty Collaborate on New Potential Cancer Treatments

    Three Columbus State University professors and their undergraduate assistants recently published research in the Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry. Chemistry faculty Kerri Taylor and Jonathan Meyers collaborated with Biology professor Monica Frazier to synthesize and test a series of compounds with potential anti-cancer activity. (Full Story)

    CSU Chemistry is ACS approved!

    ACS promotes excellence in chemistry education for undergraduate students through approval of baccalaureate chemistry programs. ACS-approved programs offer a broad-based and rigorous chemistry education that gives students intellectual, experimental, and communication skills to become effective scientific professionals.

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    Master of Natural Science

    The Master of Science in the Natural Sciences with a Chemistry Track at Columbus State University is intended to provide students with a curriculum that consists of core and elective courses in chemistry. 

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    Faculty Research Interest

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    Dr. Samuel Abegaz

    Analytical / Enviromental / Atmospheric
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    Dr. Anil Banerjee

    Physical / Catalysis
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    Dr. Rajeev Dabke

    Electrochemistry / Chemical Education
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     Dr. Zewdu Gebeyehu

    Inorganic / Analytical
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    Dr. Wade Holley

    Organic / Polymers
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    Dr. Floyd Jackson

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    Dr. Jonathan Meyers

    Biochemistry / Peptides