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Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer Flightpath

Chemistry is a branch of physical science that deals with the composition and behavior of all matter. Chemistry acts as a bridge between other physical sciences, such as physics, geology, and biology. Learn about research in plants, animals, space objects or stars, synthetic materials, genetics, artificial flavorings, medicine, and inorganic materials.

Oregon Pathways to Industrial Research Careers (OPIRC)

Supports efficient progression from UCC to Master’s degree and high-paying, employment in chemistry, physics, and engineering related fields:

  • Physics – optics, semiconductors, photovoltaics
  • Chemistry – polymers, semiconductors, molecular probes
  • Engineering – optics, semiconductors, polymers
  • Biology/Computer Science – bioinformatics, genomics

Get up to $45,000 in scholarships while working towards your BS and MS degrees and be a part of the University of Oregon Knight Campus Graduate Internship Program. Email Mick Davis, Associate Professor of Science

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Program description, outcomes and requirements are located in the Course Catalog.

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Between scholarships, grants, work study, and loans, students like you can qualify for thousands of dollars to help them reach their education goals.