chemistry students

The Department of Biological and Molecular Sciences and its faculty are committed to providing students with a superior education in a caring and supportive environment. At George Fox, you will find small class sizes, academic rigor, and fellow students who enjoy learning and are supportive of one another.

The quality of chemistry offered at George Fox University is evident when you look at the record of our graduates, who have achieved success at some of the nation's top graduate and professional schools and in the job market.

The Department of Biological and Molecular Sciences is equipped to train you in the fundamentals of the chemical sciences. We offer a wide range of courses that provide the intellectual foundation needed for you to pursue a variety of career options. The department offers many opportunities for students to be actively involved in chemistry, including as chemistry teaching assistants and chemical researchers.

We believe that our world needs professionals of strong character, maturity, and Christian commitment who are prepared to provide moral and ethical leadership to our increasingly technological world. George Fox University, because it offers an excellent education centered in Jesus Christ, can help you develop the necessary skills to have a positive impact on society.

Prospective students can also get information about our biochemistry major on our undergraduate admissions site.

For further information, please contact  Dr. Matt Stump, Chair, Department of Biological and Molecular Sciences

"I am grateful for the excellent preparation the George Fox chemistry program gave me for graduate studies. Small class sizes with knowledgeable faculty, summer research projects, and TA opportunities were all available to me - opportunities which gave me an edge coming into graduate school."

Chris Kliewer ('06), PhD, University of California-Berkeley



This major also provides academic course work for careers in forensics or pharmacy.

Congratulations to our 2020 Graduates!

Jesse Allen
Emily Angel
Loveleen Brar
Jordan Planck
Sam Swenson