The Ph.D. program at UA prepares high-achieving students for senior research positions in industry or government laboratories, or a career in college-level or university-level teaching and research.
The department and University are particularly renowned for the many interdisciplinary research opportunities.
The Doctor of Philosophy with a major in chemistry is a research degree. The number and selection of courses is tailored to the individual student's needs and interests according to the guidelines available from the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. This prepares the students for the dissertation research.