ACS is committed to helping combat the global COVID-19 pandemic with initiatives and free resources. Learn More

College Planning

Are you thinking about studying chemistry in college? Don’t know where to start? Use these resources to make an informed decision about studying a chemical science.

  • Earning a Chemistry Degree
    Learn about types of chemistry degrees, common courses, and laboratory work.
  • Starting at a Community College
    Find out how to get started and be prepared while making the most of your college experience.
  • ACS Student Chapters
    Enhance your college experience while gaining access to skills and experience for a successful career.
  • Find an ACS-Approved Chemistry Program
    Find a university or college in your area that has an ACS-approved chemistry program.
  • Scholarships
    ACS sponsors scholarship programs for qualified applicants who want to enter the fields of chemistry, chemical engineering, and teaching.
  • Study Abroad Programs
    Find study abroad programs and learn how to incorporate international study into your education.

inChemistry Magazine

Your Experience.
Your ACS.
Your Future.

inChemistry Magazine is the information hub for undergraduate chemistry students.