Westminster College Department of Chemistry Alumni

We would like to thank all of our alumni that have made contributions to the chemistry department! Here are a few examples of what we've been able to do because of YOU:


  • Fund more students' travel to attend and present at national chemistry conferences
  • Purchase equipment to improve our undergraduate teaching and research
  • Host guest speakers to introduce our students to professionals in their field of interest


As alumni of the Westminster Colege Department of Chemistry,
you can join our facebook page to network with your old WC chemistry friends!  



Westminster Department of Chemistry alumni are outstanding!  With a high placement rate into private industry, graduate school, the military, or teaching, our alumni are very successful.  Here are a few examples of where our alumni have been, along with some photos of our recent graduates.

Some examples of where our alumni work in industry:

Alpharma Inc.

Eastman Chemical Company

BASF Corportation

Eaton Corporation

Behr Process

Lords Corporation

Bettis Atomic Power Lab

Nalco Company

Carmeuse North America

Penn Champ, Inc.

Cephalon, Inc.

PPG Industries

Eastman Kodak Company

Shaffner Manufacturing

Miller Chemical and Fertilizer  

Class of 2010

Some examples of where our alumni attend or have attended graduate school:

Clemson University

Purdue University

Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

Temple University School of Dentistry

Columbia University

Texas A & M University

Drexel University School of Medicine

The Ohio State University

Georgia Institute of Technology

The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hershey Medical School

University of California, Berkley

Johns Hopkins University

University of California, Los Angeles

Michigan State University

University of Illinois

University of Notre Dame

University of Michigan

Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Pennsylvania College of Optometry

University of Texas at Austin

Penn State College of Medicine

                                                                                                                                                                   Class of 2009

Some examples of the branches of government or military our alumni participate in:

Allegheny County, PA

Municipal Authority of McKeesport, PA

National Institute of Standards and Technology

Township of Hampton, Allison Park, PA

United States Air Force                                                                                                                              


Some examples of where our alumni work or teach:

Secondary Education Institutions:

Fox Chapel Area High School, Pittsburgh, PA

Laurel High School, New Castle, PA

Liberty Schools, Liberty, OH

Quaker Valley High School, Leetsdale, PA

Post Secondary Educational Institutions:

Clemson University

New Mexico Highlands University

Shanghai University

Texas A & M University

University of North Carolina

Western Carolina University

Westminster College


Class of 2008

Class of 2005

If you are an alumna or alumnus, and do not see your  graduate school or place of work and would like that information included on our web page, please contact the Secretary to the Department of Chemistry, Mary Pitman at pitmanmp@westminster.edu.