Learn how to create and characterize new compounds - such as drugs to cure disease and new materials for alternative energy - in our degree programs certified by the American Chemical Society.
Participate in real-world research mentored by faculty experts on topics as diverse as nanotechnology and biochemistry. CMU's student-focused professors will prepare you to solve complex problems related to the environment, synthesis of new drugs, process engineering, computers, the human genome, renewable energy resources and advanced materials.
CMU's Department of Chemistry can put you on the path to success.
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Meet James Dunn.
James is an Honors Program student majoring in our biochemistry program and a member of the most recent cohort of McNair Scholars - a group of under-represented, low-income or first-generation students with aspirations to achieve a doctorate degree.
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