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Skidmore College
Chemistry Department

Information for Students

Placement diagnostic for 100-level chemistry courses 
All students interested in taking chemistry are required to take the online placement diagnostic before they can register for a chemistry course.

From the Skidmore Course Catalog
Chemistry Course Descriptions
Chemistry Major requirements
Chemistry Major with ACS certification checklist
Chemistry Minor requirements

Suggested Course Sequences for Chemistry Majors
Click that link to see when you should take courses

Chemistry Club
Chem Club meets provides space for students to organize social and professional activities for those intersted in chemsitry.  Contact Katie Shi President of Chem Club, for more information.

Department Student Representatives are Sampriti Thapa and Katie Pelham.

Chemistry Reference Information
Chemical Information databases (journal searching, including ACS, SciFinder, Science Direct, and Web of Science)
Chemical Information reference books (including CRC handbook)

Health Professions Advisory Committee (HPAC)
Students interested in medical, dental, or veterinary graduate programs click here.

Professional Societies
Organizations including those listed below offer conferences, workshops, career development resources, and networking opportunities to a wide range of chemists and other scientists.