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Our mission encompasses chemical and biochemical education in a broad sense, the generation of new knowledge and technology, and service to the scientific community and the public at large.


Orlando research

Research as an integral part of our mission towards gaining fundamental and applied knowledge, with the goal of discoveries that benefit humankind and training the next generation workforce.


Students studying on the Ford lawn

Molecular understanding is central to asking and answering many important questions, so we educate thousands of students on our campus every year. Our majors get degrees in either Chemistry or Biochemistry, with opportunities to focus on a variety of undergraduate tracks or graduate specializations. We also provide training for those interested in education as a career, including opportunities to work with our faculty who are teaching experts in the pursuit and publication of research in chemical education.


Dominic receives a 2023 Merck Research Award for Underrepresented Chemists of Color, which provides him mentors and a chance to present work at an award symposium.
We asked a few avid readers for book recommendations.
Awarded to Lily Cheung and Simon Sponberg, the grants will fund cutting-edge research in their fields.
The center's research about the nature of lunar dust and volatiles will support upcoming human-crewed missions to the moon.
Students will see no change in tuition and fees for the coming academic year.