Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Chemistry, General
Description: Considered the "Central Science," chemistry is connected to all scientific disciplines and has a direct impact on our lives. A Chemistry major or minor in the BSc General degree is designed to provide a broad view of the discipline, and allows for customization and flexibility with courses and program direction.

From general and analytical chemistry to organic and environmental, our courses span every spectrum of the field, giving students the flexibility to pick the topics that appeal to them most. Paired with significant laboratory training — available to all students — you’ll be prepared for careers spanning numerous sectors.

URL: Chemistry (BSc General) at University of Alberta
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Careers: Chemists

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • English
  • Visual Arts or Humanities or International Languages or Mathematics
  • Advanced Functions
  • 2 of Calculus and Vectors or Physics or Computer and Information Science or Biology