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Master of Science (M.S.)
Offered By: College of Science and Mathematics
Graduate School
Application Deadline: July 1 for Fall Admission, November 15 for Spring Admission


This degree program, usually completed in two years, omits the intensive course concentration required for the Ph.D. degree and requires a more modest research project and thesis.

The M.S. degree is particularly attractive for students who do not plan a career in basic research, but who want to work in the field of chemistry or a closely related field.

  • Admission Process

    Applicants seeking admission into the Master of Science degree program in Chemistry, must meet the admission requirements of the Graduate School and the specific program requirements which include:

    A minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75 on a 4.00 scale or a 3.00 GPA on the last 60 hours of undergraduate work.

    A minimum 3.00 GPA on any previous graduate courses completed

    A minimum GRE score of 300 on the combined Verbal and Quantitative sections.

  • Checksheets & Degree Plans


    Checksheets list all of the requirements and university obligations for degree completion.