ERIC Number: ED476793
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Futures through Chemistry: Charting a Course.
Borchardt, John, Ed.; Owens, Frederick H., Ed.; Ryan, Mary Ann, Ed.
This book is designed to help college students with the process of planning a chemistry career by refining their general interests in chemistry into specific education and career objectives. This booklet discusses: (1) what career options are available to students; (2) what kind of academic preparation is required for various chemistry careers; (3) how to organize a job hunt successfully and find a job; and (4) where to find more information on chemical education, job hunting, and chemistry careers. Sources of chemistry education and career information materials available from the American Chemical Society (ACS) are mentioned throughout. (KHR)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Career Choice, Career Planning, Chemistry, Curriculum Development, Higher Education, Professional Development, Science Education
American Chemical Society, 1155 16th Street NW, Washington, DC 20036. Tel: 800-ACS-5558 (Toll Free); Fax: 202-833-7732.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: American Chemical Society, Washington, DC.