Chemistry, M.Sc. | Michigan Technological University | Houghton, United States
12 months
23332 USD/year
23332 USD/year
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The Chemistry program of Michigan Technological University is a research-intensive program leading to a MS degree and giving talented, motivated students the chance to make discoveries in chemical science, biochemistry, and related disciplines.


In the Chemistry program of Michigan Technological University students work closely with a faculty advisor in research groups of two to six people.

In this personalized environment, you become the primary expert on your topic and contribute to all aspects of the project. Students have direct, hands-on access to modern analytical instruments and often participate in interdisciplinary research. We are seeking students with a strong background in chemistry and the motivation and enthusiasm to pursue new and unsolved research questions.

Career Opportunities

We support the professional development of graduate students through opportunities in interdisciplinary teams and the sharing of research results within and beyond campus. Our alumni are contributing their expertise to companies large and small, from exciting start-ups to established companies such as Kimberly-Clark and Amgen to government laboratories including Brookhaven and Los Alamos.

Our graduates have a wide range of job titles including

  • Professor
  • Assistant Professor
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Process Engineer
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Science Research Analyst
  • Senior Technical Problem Solver

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Chemical Synthesis
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Nanotechnology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (only 1 required from Michigan Tech undergrads)
  • Résumé / Curriculum vitae
  • Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • No GRE required
  • TOEFL: Recommended Score of at least 88 iBT
  • Michigan Tech requires a minimum 79 overall TOEFL or 6.5 overall IELTS score.

Tuition Fee

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    23332 USD/year
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Living costs for Houghton

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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