Department of Chemistry

Welcome to the Chemistry Department!

A degree in chemistry is your key to a career full of engaging challenges and innovations that can help the entire world. With four concentrations to choose from, Frostburg State University can prepare you for a variety of careers in medicine, biomedical research, pharmacy and industry positions. If you're interested in pursuing a Master's of Ph.D., Frostburg State students have a great track record of graduate program acceptance.

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Frostburg State University offers a major and minor in Chemistry with several pathways by which you can earn a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or a Bacheolor of Science (B.S.) in Chemistry.

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Undergraduate Research

Our chemistry program focuses on active learning and real-world projects at a time when experience is becoming more important to landing that first job. We offer students over 400 hours of hands-on laboratory experience, open-ended projects in many courses, collaborative research projects, and the opportunity for internships. These experiences are valuable when applying for internships, employment, and graduate school.

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Department of Chemistry

  • Compton Science Center 351
    101 Braddock Road
    Frostburg, MD 21532
  • 301-687-4298
  • 301-687-7966

Dr. Matthew Crawford, Chair
Department of Chemistry