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February 4, 2016
Naturalist Mike Bardgett will discuss the porcupine in his presentation “Porcupines: A Sticky Situation” at the February edition of Animal House on Thursday, Feb. 11 at 4 p.m. at the Werner Wildlife Museum.
January 11, 2016
The Tate Geological Museum will look at “Dinosaurs of Wyoming” through four lectures beginning on Thursday, Jan. 21 at 7 p.m.
January 8, 2016
The public is invited to attend the monthly “Coffee, Tea and Dee” event for the spring 2016 semester on the following Wednesdays: January 20, February 17, March 23, April 20, and May 4 at the Tate Geological Museum from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Large, well-lighted laboratories have the latest in automated ventilation control and many other safety features. Classrooms are spacious and bright. Students benefit from small lecture sections of thirty or less. Laboratory sections are never larger than sixteen. Separate question and answer sessions are held in addition to lectures.

Faculty offer courses, with laboratories, in introductory, general, organic, and analytical chemistry to serve students majoring in numerous physical and biological sciences including engineering and pre-professional health sciences. Faculty are experienced full-time teachers who are not obligated to direct research programs and who are very accessible to students for out-of-class questions and consultations.

Degrees

Associate of Science degrees

What can you do with a chemistry degree?

You can work in just about any field from the research side all the way to the business side of things.
 
Business
Environmental Consultant
Technical Sales Representative
Pharmaceutical Sales
Marketing Analyst
Food and Drug Inspector
Public Health Educator
Technical Writing

Education
Lab Instructor
Professor
Dietitian

Research
Analytical Chemist
Forensic Chemist
Drug Design & Discovery
Environmental Science
Biotechnologist
Biochemist
Biophysicist
Geochemist
Pharmaceutical Chemist
Materials Scientist
Medicine
Organic Chemist
Pharmacist
Physical Chemist
Perfumer
Petrologist
Pharmacist
Polymer Chemist
Research and Development
Chemical Engineer
Art Conservation

Government Work
Department of Health
Patent Examiner
Analyst
Quality Control Technician
Water Purification Chemist
Pollution Control Technician

Faculty

Eric Mechalke (Department Head)
307-268-2450
PS 312
    
Mark Mehn
307-268-2370
PS 311

Mitchel Millan
307-268-3017
PS 330