The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry is pleased to announce that it has received funding for two Gregory Whitaker Graduate Fellowships of $5,000 each. Applicants will be selected based on undergraduate class performance, GRE scores, previous research experience, and promise to be an outstanding graduate student in the MS Chemistry and MS Biochemistry programs.


Welcome to the Master of Science Programs in
Chemistry & Biochemistry

Student Researchers in the Lab

Prospective graduate students: please use this link to apply to our program for the coming academic year. Inside is information about our Department and MS programs, funding opportunities, faculty research opportunities for the coming year, and a detailed list of instruments that graduate students can access in our program, as well as information on how to apply.

For the most current official information about degree requirements and regulations concerning graduate study, please consult the current University Catalog or the program pages for the Masters of Science in Chemistry or Masters of Science in Biochemistry.

If you have questions about our MS programs that are not answered in the document linked above, please don't hesitate to write or call Dr. Schramm (Chemistry Graduate Adviser) or Dr. Weers (Biochemistry Graduate Adviser) for more information. We also urge prospective students to make an appointment to visit our department and speak with our graduate advisers in person.