Statistics

Students graduating from Macalester's Chemistry Department since 1998 have gone on to a wide variety of pursuits:

44%

Have gone on to graduate school in chemistry (including bio-, physical, organic, analytical, and geochemistry).

11%

Have gone on to further education in engineering (including chemical, civil, and nuclear engineering, as well as materials science)

15%

Have gone on to medical school or MD/PhD programs

11%

Have gone on to work in industry (including Pace Analytical, 
Microsoft, Northwestern Hospital, and Medtronic)

6%

Have gone on to graduate school in another science (including forensic science, microbiology, viticulture, molecular biology, and biophysics)

6%

Have gone on to work in public health (including epidemiology, nursing, and women's health)

6%

Have gone into non-college teaching (mostly at the high school level)

1%

Have gone on to non-science graduate education (Environmental Policy)