Chemistry, M.Sc. | Northern Arizona University | Flagstaff, United States
12 months
26994 USD/year
26994 USD/year
11005 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The objective of the Chemistry program at Northern Arizona University program is to provide an experience that meets the educational goals of the individual student while providing opportunities for research in traditional and interdisciplinary areas of chemistry.


Program Details

We prepare you for careers in industry and teaching, as well as for post-graduate and professional programs at other institutions. The Chemistry program at Northern Arizona University requires at least 32 credit hours and the completion of a thesis based on original research.

Our faculty conduct research in areas that explore the environment, the causes and potential therapeutics for cancer, the interfaces of chemistry and biology, development of new medicines, and the chemistry of materials. There are research opportunities for master’s students in many branches of chemistry, including Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Education, Environmental Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Lab Safety And Supervision
  • Chemical Toxicology
  • Chemical And Molecular Biology Of Cancer

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have earned a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 out of a 4.0 scale for their bachelor’s degree to be considered for regular admission. 
  • Applicants who have earned their degree(s) from an international institution must submit official transcripts directly from the university or college. 
  • English Proficiency
  • NAU Graduate Online application is required for all programs. 
  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement or essay
  • GRE

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26994 USD/year
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  • National

    26994 USD/year
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  • In-State

    11005 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 11005 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Flagstaff

1010 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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