Our program equips you with theoretical and technical expertise in biological chemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, physical chemistry, environmental chemistry and materials.
The Master of Chemical Sciences course at University of Pennsylvania is designed to give you a well-rounded, mechanistic foundation in a blend of chemistry topics. To that end, the curriculum is structured with a combination of core concentration courses and electives, which allow you to focus on topics best suited to your interests and goals.
The capstone project is a distinguishing feature of the Master of Chemical Sciences program, blending academic and professional experiences and serving as the culmination of your work in the program. You will develop a project drawing from your learning in and outside of the classroom to demonstrate mastery of an area in the chemical sciences.
The subject of this project is related to your professional concentration and may be selected to complement or further develop a work-related interest. It's an opportunity to showcase your specialization and your unique perspective within the field.
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You may choose from the following six chemical sciences concentrations:
- Biological Chemistry
- Inorganic Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry
- Physical Chemistry
- Environmental Chemistry
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
Fall: February 1 (priority admission)
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Applications must contain all of the following in order to be considered complete:
- Completed online application
- Current resume
- Nonrefundable application fee
- Application essays (details below)
- Unofficial transcripts from each post-secondary school attended uploaded through the online application system
- Two or three letters of recommendation (details below)
- Standardized test scores (details below)
International22808 USD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 22808 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
National22808 USD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 22808 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
per 4 units
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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