Chemistry minor

Chemistry student in a labOregon State University's Department of Chemistry and Oregon State Ecampus invite you to discover the flexibility and value of completing a chemistry minor online as part of your undergraduate degree program.

Note: The chemistry minor requires one upper division lab. Students can transfer credits to OSU or can complete the lab requirement at OSU on campus

Chemistry plays a vital role in many scientific career fields. Chemicals are in everything around us that can be touched, smelled, tasted or seen. Pursuing a chemistry minor answers the question of how to transform these everyday events into spectacular breakthroughs that touch all aspects of our lives. 

Sharpen your skills in chemistry

The Oregon State chemistry minor provides a base knowledge in various areas of chemistry and also gives students a chance to choose chemistry courses that match their interests and will support their career goals.

Adding a minor in chemistry is a good companion to other Ecampus online degree programs with a science background, such as fisheries and wildlife sciences, natural resources, and environmental sciences.

Watch the variety of interactive tactics OSU faculty use to teach chemistry online.   

Transfer your credits

All students enrolled in Oregon State Ecampus classes pay in-state tuition, making online classes affordable and flexible. It is important to note that Oregon State University runs on a quarter system. If you are transferring credits be sure to confirm the transfer policy of your home institution. Learn more about transferring credits.