The field of chemistry has a broad reach, interacting with phenomena throughout the biological and physical sciences. 

Here, you can embrace this diversity and explore the areas of chemistry that suit your passions and interests, such as organic, inorganic, analytical, physical, biological chemistry, and more. 

As a renowned research university, UMass Amherst also offers vast opportunities for research as early as your first year. You can work with our dedicated faculty in areas including analytical chemistry, chemical education, energy, nanomaterials, organic chemistry, and more. 

Our location in Massachusetts also allows for fruitful partnerships with prominent global corporations and other esteemed universities for collaborative research and hands-on experiences.