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Molecular Sciences and Nanotechnology

Louisiana Tech University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
11260 USD/year
11260 USD/year
3894 USD/year
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About

An interdisciplinary program in Molecular Sciences and Nanotechnology jointly offered by the College of Engineering and Science and the College of Applied and Natural Sciences at Louisiana Tech University. 

Overview

The Molecular Sciences and Nanotechnology program from Louisiana Tech University has active participants from faculty in biological sciences, biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, chemistry, computer science, electrical engineering, mathematics and statistics, mechanical engineering, and physics. 

The curriculum consists of 30-36 credit hours, depending on the track the student chooses.

Objectives

The objectives of this interdisciplinary program are

  • To train graduate students in experimental, theoretical, and computational aspects of research in molecular biology, chemistry, and physics, particularly where these disciplines intersect.
  • To enhance interdisciplinary applied research at Louisiana Tech University in micro and nanotechnology, including molecular biology and protein engineering.
  • To prepare graduate students for the next generation of careers in science and technology by offering a unique, flexible, and highly marketable graduate degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nanotechnology Principles 
  • Principles of Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Research Methods
  • Molecular Sciences and Nanotechnology Seminar

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
142 (verbal)

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.
80
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Names and dates of all post-secondary Universities attended where credit was attempted (whether or not credit was earned)
  • Date of most recent or highest GRE/GMAT test and the registration number. (Not required for Executive MBA applicants) The test must be no older than 5 years. 
  • Unofficial transcripts for uploading
  • International students — date of most recent or highest TOEFL/IELTS test score; scores cannot be older than 2 years of age
  • International students completing ELS 112 Certification — upload a copy of the ELS Certificate
  • International student — English translation of foreign transcripts
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended must be submitted

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5630 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    11260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5630 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    3894 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1947 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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