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Chemistry

University of Nevada, Reno

12 months
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21592 USD/year
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5500 USD/year
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Graduate students and faculty in the Chemistry program at University of Nevada, Reno conduct research in state-of-the-art facilities at the University as well as through scientific collaborations at research centers across the country.

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Overview

Research Specialties

The research-active faculty and graduate students of the Chemistry program at University of Nevada, Reno are producing groundbreaking work in a wide range of fields. Get the support to independently design experiments, investigate scientific hypotheses, and conduct analysis on important research within your field of interest.

  • Analytical and Materials Chemistry
  • Bio-organic and Bio-inorganic Chemistry
  • Chemical Ecology
  • Computational and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry
  • Organic Synthesis and Mechanistic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry and Chemical Physics

Program research incorporates advanced computational clusters and chemical instrumentation maintained by experienced professionals. Advanced department tools include Nuclear Magnetic Resonance spectrometers, both solution and solid-state, single-crystal and powder X-ray diffractometers, various mass spectrometers and an Electron Paramagnetic Resonance spectrometer, among many others. Students gain extensive hands-on experience with instruments like these through their research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Inorganic Chemistry 
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry 
  • Advanced Physical Chemistry
  • Chemical Synthesis
  • Separation Chemistry and Metallurgy of the Rare Earths
  • Green Chemistry and Sustainability 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or in a related field with a minimum GPA of 2.75 (or 3.0 for the last two years) on a 4.0 scale is required
  • GRE general scores
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 USD /month
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