Admission Information: Chemistry

Students entering the Department of Chemistry are expected to have a strong background in science and mathematics. Secondary school courses in biology I and II, algebra I and II, geometry, chemistry, physics, and trigonometry are strongly recommended. At the beginning of each fall semester, the results of the math and English placement exams, along with SAT/ACT scores in mathematics and verbal reasoning are used for placement in college-level biology, chemistry, mathematics, and English courses. The placement exams are administered by the Betty Howard Center for Student Success.


Department Information

L. Melvin Roberts, PhD
Dean Sadat-Aalaee, PhD

For program information, contact:

Dr. Melvin Roberts
Phone: 301-891-4228
Fax: 301-270-1618
Room S102D, Health Science Building