University of San Francisco

30 months
1480 USD/credit
1480 USD/credit
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The Chemistry degree at University of San Francisco is designed for graduate students seeking a research-based degree with personalized direction from research advisers and training from experienced full-time faculty. 


The Chemistry program offered by University of San Francisco prepares students for a future in professional research and development, further studies in a PhD program or health-related professional programs, and teaching positions at the high school and community college level.

Graduates with Master in Chemistry from University of San Francisco will be able to:

  • demonstrate broad knowledge in areas of chemistry relevant to research interests
  • become safe and proficient in laboratory practice and instrumental techniques necessary for research
  • communicate the subject of chemistry in written and oral forms including: correspondence, reports and short presentations that may utilize multimedia tools
  • develop critical thinking skills with the ability to judge scientific arguments and make arguments based on experiments conducted during research project
  • prepared to pursue further graduate studies or employment in chemistry or related scientific fields


The program offers graduate work in the fields of biochemistry, inorganic, organic, physical, and analytical chemistry and is designed for the student who intends to work as a professional chemist, to study for the PhD, or to seek further training (e.g., in business or engineering).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Kitchen Science
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Advanced Organic Synthesis
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Biochemistry 
  • Experimental Biochemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines




24 alternative credits


On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Certification of Finances
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Transcript (Academic Record) from each university or college attended
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume or CV
  • Two Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1480 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
  • National

    1480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1480 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.


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