Chemists

(NOC 2112)
+20.91%
 

Requirement

Most chemists require a bachelor's degree in chemistry or a related discipline such as biochemistry. Those conducting research or teaching in a post-secondary establishment usually require a master's or doctoral degree. A master's or doctoral degree is usually required for employment as a research chemist.

Most recent entrants have an undergraduate university degree, and almost 2 in 5 have a graduate degree.

Degrees Associated with This Career

Bachelor
Master
Doctorate

Useful Experience/Skills

Project management
Team project work
Proposal writing
Making presentations
Financial management
Committee work on environmental ethics

Useful Secondary School Subjects

Chemistry
Physics
Math
English

Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University)
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Chemistry Bachelor; Honours
Chemistry Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Chemistry Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Chemistry Bachelor; Honours
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Carleton University
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Chemistry Bachelor; Honours
Physics and Chemistry Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Red Deer Polytechnic
Red Deer, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Chemistry Bachelor; University Transfer
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Concordia University
Montreal, Qu├ębec, CA

Related Program(s):
Chemistry Bachelor
Chemistry Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Modified on January 26, 2022