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About

This professional master’s program in Materials Chemistry at the Illinois Institute of Technology is a part-time, online program designed for scientists who wish to broaden their background in synthesis, characterization, and properties of materials and chemical systems.

Overview

It is structured to provide you opportunities to develop a broad understanding of materials synthesis and characterization, to learn to design and manage projects, and to sharpen your skills in intellectual property management.Also, learn how to lead teams in problem-solving strategies, as the program has a focus on professional skills in project management, technical communication, and intellectual property management.

Program Overview

The Materials Chemistry part-time at the Illinois Institute of Technology, online professional master’s program is designed for scientists to broaden their background in synthesis, characterization, and properties of materials and chemical systems. Learn how to lead teams in problem-solving strategies, as the program also focuses on professional skills.

Career Opportunities

Materials are substances that are being used technically, or have potential for such usage, in industry and society. And they are just about everywhere. Materials Chemists play a central role in the design, development, manufacture and characterization of all kinds of materials to cater to the needs of industry and society. They include: 
  • Research and Development Chemist/Scientist
  • Chemist
  • Quality Control Chemist
  • Polymer Chemist
  • Pharmaceutical Chemist
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Materials Engineer
  • Production Engineer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physcl Meths of Charztn
  • Structural Inorg/Material Chem
  • Efficient Cheml&Mtrls Synths
  • Polymer Synthesis
  • Project Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are expected to hold a bachelor’s degree in science or engineering with at least two semesters of organic chemistry and two semesters of calculus.

  • Applicants must submit a transcript, one letter of recommendation, and a professional statement.
  • GRE scores are required for applicants whose overall undergraduate GPA fell between 2.5–3.0/4.0. Minimum GRE scores are 300 (quantitative+verbal), 2.5 )analytic writing). GRE scores are not required for applicants whose overall undergraduate GPA was 3.0/4.0 or higher.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29628 USD/year
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  • National

    29628 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29628 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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