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Physical Sciences

The Department of Physical Sciences (Chemistry and Physics) at WVU Tech provides an opportunity for students to learn and grow in an environment dedicated to small classes and personalized attention. The program gives students a wealth of knowledge and hands-on experience in applications of chemical instrumentation, experimental design and scientific data collection and interpretation. Chemistry majors at WVU Tech enjoy a flexible curricular program capable of preparing them for entry into many highly remarkable fields such as biometrics, biotechnology, environmental studies, renewable energy and forensics. The program also prepares graduates to enter into advanced studies in chemistry, education, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy and medicine.

Our program provides a science-based education for students planning to go on to graduate study and for those intending to pursue professional careers in chemistry or allied fields. Students at all levels are encouraged to undertake original research under the supervision of a member of the chemistry faculty.