M.Sc. On Campus


University of North Carolina Greensboro

12 months
1715 USD/credit
1715 USD/credit
653 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The 30-hour, non-thesis MS in Nanoscience at University of North Carolina Greensboro follows the Professional Science Master’s degree model, featuring course work in nanoscience and business and an internship to provide practical experience.


The Nanoscience program offered by University of North Carolina Greensboro is designed for students with strong background in technical fields who seek additional specialized training to qualify them for positions in companies that work in the field of nanotechnology.

Program details

30-hours, MS Thesis concentration is designed for students who seek gaining in depth hands-on research experience while improving their scientific writing and mastering in nanoscience to continue further in their higher education.

Qualified applicants will have a Bachelor’s degree in a science or engineering discipline, and as a minimum will have completed mathematics up to Calculus II.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nanochemistry
  • Nanobiology 
  • Nanophysics 
  • Nanotechniques 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a concentration or focus area related to nanoscience (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Computer Science, or Engineering). For students from non-U.S. schools, applicants must submit their transcript for evaluation by the graduate school, to demonstrate that their undergraduate performance satisfies this requirement.
  • Satisfactory academic standing as an undergraduate. This corresponds to a “B” (3.0 GPA) average or better in the undergraduate major and in courses prerequisite as a minimum, through completed calculus through differential equations (Calculus I & II).
  • Satisfactory test score for the Graduate Record Examination 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1715 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1715 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    653 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 653 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Greensboro

1001 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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