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Our Graduates

UD students who obtain their B.S. or B.A. in chemistry go on to do great things. Many choose to go on to medical school and, over the last 13 years, 100% of UD biochemistry students who have applied to medical school have been accepted. Others go on to graduate school and have received prestigious awards, such as a National Science Foundation fellowship. Many have presented at American Chemical Society meetings, and still others have continued research overseas or used their knowledge to teach chemistry in underdeveloped nations.

Here's what some of our recent graduates are up to:

Class of 2018:

UT Southwestern, lab technician
Texas A&M, graduate student
Alcon Labs, lab technician
Baylor College of Medicine, medical student
Parkland, scribe

Class of 2017:

UT Southwestern, lab tech
University of Akron, graduate student
University of Iowa Hospital, nursing assistant
Texas A&M College of Medicine, medical student

Class of 2016:

Great Hearts Monte Vista (San Antonio), PE teacher
University of North Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, medical student
University of Oregon, graduate student
University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), medical student
Religious Sisters of Mercy of Alma (Michigan)
University of Texas Medical School at Houston, medical student 
Class of 2015:
 
Texas Tech, medical student
The University of Texas at San Antonio, graduate student
VIDES, volunteer in Honduras
Michigan State, graduate student
The University of Texas at San Antonio, medical student
Texas A&M, graduate student
Air Force
Johns Hopkins, graduate student

 Class of 2014:
 
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Medical student
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Medical student
Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Medical student
University of Nebraska College of Pharmacy, Student
Texas A&M University, Department of Oceanography, Graduate student
National Chemsearch, Chemist
Southern Petroleum Laboratories, Chemist
Great Hearts Monte Vista, San Antonio, TX, Science teacher
St. Thomas More Academy, Raleigh, NC, Science and math teacher 

Class of 2013:

Genentech Biotechnology Company, Bioprocess Manufacturing Technician
Johns Hopkins University Graduate School, Material Science
Louisiana State University Graduate School, Chemical Engineering
National Chemsearch Latin American Division, Hazard Communications Specialist
Peace Corps, Chemistry Teacher in Guinea
Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, Lab Technician
Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Medical Student
University of Dallas, Rome Resident Assistant

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