The Chemistry MS program prepares students for careers in teaching, research, and industry and for entrance to PhD or professional degree programs. The MS degree offered in Chemistry is thesis based.
Research opportunities are available in organic, physical, analytical, inorganic, biochemistry, and computational chemistry. A student will normally select one of the above areas as their major research focus along with a second area of specialization for their minor. A student may elect to complete minor requirements in another suitable department with permission of the department chairperson