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Chemists

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Conduct quality control tests.
Maintain laboratory instruments to ensure proper working order and troubleshoot malfunctions when needed.
Analyze organic or inorganic compounds to determine chemical or physical properties, composition, structure, relationships, or reactions, using chromatography, spectroscopy, or spectrophotometry techniques.
Develop, improve, or customize products, equipment, formulas, processes, or analytical methods.
Compile and analyze test information to determine process or equipment operating efficiency or to diagnose malfunctions.
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*Note: Not all occupations will have a full list of Task Duties or associated programs

Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Fort Hays State University Hays Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BA 120
Fort Hays State University Hays Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BS 120
Wichita State University Wichita Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BA 120
Wichita State University Wichita Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BS 120
Kansas State University Manhattan Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BS 120
Kansas State University Manhattan Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BA 120
Emporia State University Emporia Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BSE 120
Emporia State University Emporia Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BS 120
Emporia State University Emporia Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BA 120
Washburn University Topeka Public BIOCHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BA 120
Washburn University Topeka Public BIOCHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BS 120
Washburn University Topeka Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BA 120
Washburn University Topeka Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BS 120
University of Kansas Lawrence Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BA 120
University of Kansas Lawrence Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BS 120
Pittsburg State University Pittsburg Public CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BS 120
Pittsburg State University Pittsburg Public POLYMER CHEMISTRY Bachelor Degree - BS 120