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Chemistry, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, CT,
Gain experience in modern experimental techniques and deepen your understanding of laboratory operations and computational computer modeling. Working under the supervision of a faculty advisor, you will craft a proposal for your thesis project. Thesis projects typically include approximately six months of research that culminates in a written thesis.

About

In this program, you will:

• Strengthen your knowledge in the basic areas of chemistry—inorganic, organic, physical, analytical, and biochemistry—and focus your studies in an area of interest

• Conduct extensive research in order to complete your thesis project

• Recognize scientific problems, formulate questions and answers and carry out strategies for solving them

• Improve your ability to understand and apply scientific literature in scientific settings

• Effectively communicate scientific information, in both written and oral forms

• Understand the principles and applications of modern instrumentation, computation, experimental design and data analysis

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
  • Supramolecular Chemistry
  • Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacology
  • Special topic: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
  • Bio-informatics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • A completed online graduate admissions application
  • Non-refundable application fee
  • A signed Agent/Educational Consultant Release Form for Sacred Heart University
  • Completed course-by-course academic credential report such as WES, ECE, FIS, or any of the credential evaluation services approved by NACES
  • Professional resume detailing the applicant's academic achievements and employment history
  • One page personal statement discussing the applicant's reasons for pursuing the degree
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A bank statement
  • Refer to the specific graduate program for any additional admission requirements specific to your program. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    875 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 875 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    875 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 875 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Fairfield

  • 1736 - 2740 USD/month
    Living Costs

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