Chemistry and Biochemistry

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Chemistry and Biochemistry degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:
Agricultural Scientist
Analytical Chemist
Biotechnology Occupations
Chemical Engineer
Chemical Mixer
Chemical Plant and Systems Operator
Chemical Technician
Clinical Chemistry Technologist
Environmental Compliance Inspector
Environmental Health Specialist
Environmental Scientist
Food Chemist
Food and Drug Inspector
Forensic Science Technician
Chemical Manufacturer
Industrial Manager
Inorganic Chemist
Laboratory Assistant
Macromolecular Chemist
Medical Technologist
Materials Scientist
Occupational Safety Specialist
Organic Chemist
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
Physical Chemist
Quality Assurance Manager
Science Technician
Soil Scientist
Technical Writer
Veterinary Technician
Water Treatment Chemist


  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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