12 months
39834 USD/year
39834 USD/year
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The Department of Chemistry at University of Miami offers the Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees, with emphasis on the Ph.D. Specialization is possible in analytical, inorganic, organic, or physical chemistry.


Key facts

Students entering the graduate Chemistry program at University of Miami with a Bachelor’s or Master's degree enroll in a minimum of eighteen credits of courses offered in the first year (inorganic, organic, and physical chemistry). 

They also attend seminars in which the faculty members describe their research interests. On the basis of these seminars and personal interviews, students choose a research advisor by the end of the first semester.

Our Mission

The Department of Chemistry collectively strives to expand the frontiers of chemical knowledge through innovative research and teaching. 

Understood as a community of scholars, the department houses multiple educational and scholarly activities by faculty, postdoctoral researchers, graduate and undergraduate students, all contributing to the advancement of the chemical sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chemistry Seminar
  • Research
  • Master's Thesis
  • Principles of Bonding and Reactivity in Inorganic Chemistry
  • Physical Organic Chemistry
  • Advanced Topic in Physical Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The candidate must hold a B.S./B.A. degree from an accredited institution. Consideration is give to applicants who have successfully completed general chemistry (two semesters), organic chemistry (two semesters), physical chemistry (two semesters), and the related laboratories. 
  • A course in advanced inorganic chemistry is strongly recommended, and remedial work in this area may be required of students who have not taken such a course. 
  • The mathematics and physics courses that are normally included in a B.S. program in chemistry are also required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39834 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19917 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    39834 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19917 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Miami

1508 - 2603 USD /month
Living costs

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


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