24 months
59474 USD/year
59474 USD/year
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The degree of master of science in Chemistry from Bucknell University is designed to ensure students a thorough foundation in their field and to prepare them to continue their graduate education elsewhere or to obtain attractive employment in industry, government or education. 


The program normally requires two full years to complete.Chemistry from Bucknell University graduate students must complete at least seven courses for graduate credit, including research, a thesis, and a graduate seminar in which they are expected to participate each semester.There is no uniform set of course requirements; the courses recommended to students depend on their backgrounds and interests.


Candidates for the master of science degree must satisfactorily pass a written examination in their area of specialization and must either pass a comprehensive examination or obtain a satisfactory passing grade in an approved graduate credit course in each of three additional areas. 

In all, the candidate must in some way show proficiency in at least three of the four traditional areas of analytical, inorganic, organic or physical chemistry. Students must present and orally defend a master's thesis summarizing the results of their research.

Programme Structure

These courses include:

  • Analytical
  • Biochemical
  • Environmental
  • Inorganic Materials
  • Organic
  • Physical And Polymer Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants for admission are required to complete the Online Application for Admission to Graduate Studies and submit the application fee of $50.
    • Application fees are non-refundable and will not be put toward tuition. If your baccalaureate degree is from Bucknell your fee will be waived. 
    • Recommendation letters from two persons familiar with your academic work or performance. 
    • Official transcripts of your undergraduate and any graduate work should be sent directly from the registrar of the credit granting institution to the Graduate Studies office.

Tuition Fee

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    59474 USD/year
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  • National

    59474 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59474 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Lewisburg

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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