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Welcome to the Department of Chemistry at San José State University

Our department strives to provide broad access to the highest quality education in chemistry at the bachelor’s and master’s degree levels. Please read more about the Chemistry Department and our Academic Programs.


Spring 2017 Chemistry Department Consent Course Sections Form: CLICK HERE

NOTE: If you need to enroll into CHEM 162L, please email Dr. Karen Singmaster your SJSU ID #, name (last, first, middle initial), and your expected graduation term. For the subject: CHEM 162L - Spring 2017.


Department of Chemistry Safety Training

Work in chemical research labs is prohibited until an active Safety Training Certification is obtained. The Safety Training is a University requirement and must be completed with a passing score of 80% (or 80 points). The certification is only valid for one year and if you are continuing research past one year, you will need to complete a refresher quiz.

Students must also be enrolled in CHEM 180 or CHEM 298 during the fall and spring semesters in order to work in the lab. Students registering after Advance Registration Period will incur late registration fees.

Safety Training Request Form: Click Here


Faculty Employment Opportunities:

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