Chemistry at Vassar CollegeVassar College stacks up to those at other schools.
Vassar is located in Poughkeepsie, New York and has a total student population of 2,435. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 16 students received a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Vassar.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Chemistry section at the bottom of this page.
Vassar Chemistry Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry
Vassar Chemistry Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks chemistry programs across the country. The following shows how Vassar performed in these rankings.
Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The chemistry major at Vassar is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Chemistry. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Most Focused Chemistry Bachelor’s Degree Schools||72|
|Most Focused Chemistry Schools||83|
|Most Popular Chemistry Bachelor’s Degree Schools||246|
Chemistry Student Demographics at Vassar
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the chemistry majors at Vassar College.
Vassar Chemistry Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 15% more racial-ethnic minorities in its chemistry bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Vassar College with a bachelor's in chemistry.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
Vassar also has a doctoral program available in chemistry. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Chemistry Grads May Go Into
A degree in chemistry can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Vassar College.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|High School Teachers||74,830||$85,300|
|Environmental Scientists and Specialists||4,400||$79,340|
|Physics Postsecondary Professors||1,430||$117,370|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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More about our data sources and methodologies.
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