Secure an internship or land a summer job.
There’s no greater way to satisfy your curiosity than by jumping in and getting your feet wet. Starting with extensive research experience, the Department of Chemistry offers students plenty of opportunities to gain career experience before graduation.
UNL's McNair Scholars Program prepares selected undergraduates for graduate study by providing opportunities to define goals, engage in research, and develop the skills and student/faculty mentor relationships critical to success at the doctoral level.
Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Sophomore or junior Chemistry majors planning to pursue an advanced degree are encouraged to apply for this competitive, exciting summer program that engages in cutting-edge research on the catalysts, drugs, nanomaterials and sensors of the future.
Undergraduate research at UNL is an excellent way to gain real-world experience while earning your degree.