Committee on Professional Training

The Committee on Professional Training (CPT) promotes excellence in postsecondary chemistry education and provides leadership to the ACS in the professional training of chemists.


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Upcoming Events

  • CPT Symposium at fall ACS National Meeting in Boston
    The Committee has organized a symposium entitled "Promoting Engaged Student Learning through the ACS Guidelines" that will take place on Monday, August 17, from 1:30pm to 4:40pm in Room 208 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.  This symposium will highlight programs with curricula that incorporate active learning exercises from the introductory to advanced level as a way of engaging students and promoting skill development.  The Committee cordially invites you to attend this symposium to discuss your ideas or ask questions about the new ACS Guidelines with CPT members.

  • CPT Open Meeting
    We invite you to attend the CPT open meeting at the 250th ACS National Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts on Sunday, August 16, from 4:00pm to 5:00pm in Room 211 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.  

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