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Chemical Sciences

University of Pennsylvania

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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22808 USD/module
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About

Your future in chemistry starts at Penn. Whether you’re currently a chemistry professional or seeking to enter the field, the rigorous Master of Chemical Sciences course at University of Pennsylvania prepares you to take advantage of the myriad career possibilities available in the chemical sciences.

Overview

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.

Capstone project

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.

Accreditation

The University of Pennsylvania is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

The University of Pennsylvania is authorized to operate by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

The University of Pennsylvania is an approved institutional participant in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements.

Programme Structure

You may choose from the following six chemical sciences concentrations:

  • Biological Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Materials

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall: February 1 (priority admission)

Language

English
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Credits

10 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

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)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22808 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22808 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    22808 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22808 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.

per 4 units

Funding

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