Mission Statement:

The mission of the Chemistry Program is to prepare students for graduate study or employment in a vast array of chemically-related fields. The courses are designed to provide a strong knowledge and skills-based foundation for pursuing advanced degrees in the chemical sciences or such health related fields as human and veterinary medicine, dentistry, and pharmacy.


Students interested in chemistry scholarships need to inquire with the chemistry department secretary at 940-397-4251(chemistryprogram@msutexas.edu). The Prescott scholarship is for incoming freshmen.  Students need to apply for the Prescott scholarship prior to their freshmen year. The Welch scholarship is for chemistry majors that require the student to do undergraduate research with one of the chemistry professor groups.