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What Can I Do with a Major in Chemistry or Biochemistry?

Real jobs for college graduates who major in chemistry or biochemistry.

 Explore your career choices in this section of MyCollegeSuccessStory, which provides you with real job titles and careers that correspond with specific college majors. While your degree is important, so too is what you major in while in college. 

Job titles for graduates with chemistry or biochemistry degrees:

  • Analytical Chemist

  • Associate Chemist

  • Bench Chemist

  • Biochemist

  • Chemical Engineer

  • Clinical Technician/Specialist

  • Color Development Chemist

  • Conservation Officer

  • Drug Application Reviewer

  • Energy Conservation Technician

  • Environmental Inspector

  • Environmental Technician

  • EPA Inspector

  • FDA Inspector

  • Fiber Technologist

  • Fire Protection Engineer

  • Food Scientist/Technologist

  • Forensic Chemist

  • Forensic Scientist (Crime Lab Assistant)

  • Genetic Engineer

  • Geochemist

  • Laboratory Equipment Salesperson

  • Laboratory Research Assistant

  • Laboratory Technician

  • Medical Technologist

  • Metallurgical Engineer

  • Molecular Biologist

  • Natural Resource Manager

  • Patent Engineer/Agent

  • Patent Examiner

  • Pharmaceutical Sales Representative

  • Pharmacy Technician

  • Petroleum Research Assistant

  • Pollution Control Technician

  • Polymer Chemist

  • Product Chemist, Junior

  • Product Development Manager

  • Quality Control Technician

  • Regulatory Affairs Specialist

  • Science Writer

  • Teacher, Science

  • Toxicologist

  • Water Purification Chemist

  • Water/Waste Plant Technician

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