Master of Science in Chemistry
Chemistry (Online) – MS3317
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
100 University Terrace
136 Clippinger Laboratories
Athens, OH 45170-2979
Delivery Mode: Online
Terms of Entry: Fall, Spring, Summer
The program has been optimized to allow students to earn a master’s degree in a short amount of time (as little as three semesters), while acquiring skills and knowledge in a wide range of topics in chemistry.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Demonstrate an understanding of chemical concepts and of selected topics in chemistry.
- Demonstrate the ability to evaluate and communicate original chemical research concepts and outcomes.
Opportunities for Graduates
The online M.S. degree prepares students for a variety of professional positions and for graduate studies. Example sectors for employment include the pharmaceutical industries, analytical service laboratories, government laboratories and biomedical and industrial laboratories. These convenient online courses are particularly well-suited for science teachers and working professionals.
Link to Program: https://www.ohio.edu/cas/chemistry/graduate/masters-online
Link to Program Handbook: https://www.ohio.edu/cas/chemistry/graduate/requirements
All complete applications are reviewed for admission to the Chemistry online M.S. program. A TOEFL of 80 (IBT) or IELTS of 6.5 across all bands if required for non-English speaking international students. A 4-year bachelor’s degree in chemistry (or equivalent) is recommended, as well as a GPA (or equivalent) of 3.0 or higher.
This online program does not permit full-time enrollment in residence at Ohio University, and an I-20 cannot be issued based on admission to this program. However, the M.S. in Chemistry is also offered on the Athens campus (MS3311), and a I-20 may issued based on admission to the residential version.
Complete 30 credit hours in Chemistry and approved electives.