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Academic Program

Professor Stephenson explains lab techniques to his general chemistry student.

The Chemistry and Biochemistry Department offers a course major in Chemistry, a special Major in Biochemistry and a special major in Chemical Physics. Each of these three majors can also be completed as part of the Honors Program.

Swarthmore College also offers a major in "Educational Studies and Chemistry (with teacher certification)" as described on the Educational Studies website.

The department also offers a minor in Chemistry.

Registration Guide for First Year Students - Class of 2026.

Requirements and other details of the Academic Program can be found in the College Catalog »