Chemistry, M.Sc. | George Washington University | Washington, D. C., United States
24 months
1885 USD/credit 56550 USD/year
1885 USD/credit 56550 USD/year
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Housed in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, George Washington University's graduate Chemistry program fosters active learning through a research-based curriculum.


Key facts

The MS in Chemistry program at George Washington University offers thesis and non-thesis tracks to prepare individuals for distinctive career or professional paths. All students take core courses and comprehensive examinations in the fields of analytical, inorganic, organic, and physical chemistry.

Beginning with advanced coursework and training in the discipline as a whole and one or more selected subdisciplines, our award-winning graduate students engage in cutting-edge research alongside expert faculty. Research areas include proteomics, and bioanalytical methods development, synthetic medicinal chemistry and drug design, combustion, battery chemistry and renewable energy sources, laser and molecular spectroscopies, nano- and biomaterials, modeling, coordination chemistry and novel inorganic framework structures.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Spectrochemical Analysis
  • Biomedical Mass Spectrometry
  •  Advanced Inorganic Chemistry 
  • Chem of Inorganic Materials
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry 
  • Physical-Organic Chemistry
  • Polymer Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelors degree in chemistry or a related field.
  • One (1) recommendation
  • Transcripts are required from all colleges and universities attended, whether or not credit was earned, the program was completed, or the credit appears as transfer credit on another transcript. Unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended must be uploaded to your online application. Official transcripts are required only of applicants who are offered admission.
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Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1885 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    56550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1885 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
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