Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences Brigham Young University

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences Brigham Young University

Provo, UT
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
33%
67%
student ratio
90
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
51%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Biochemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 15
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

51% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 54
    • Accepted 28
    • Acceptance Rate 51
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based, TWE recommended

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, supplementary awards

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students90
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students90
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian86%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty29
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage3%
    • Male Percentage97%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSeparation science, molecular recognition, organic synthesis and biomedical application, biochemistry and molecular biology, molecular spectroscopy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$5,580,889

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Brigham Young University

C100 BNSN
Provo, UT 84602
United States

Dr. Gregory Burton

Chair

Phone: 801-422-4917
Fax: 801-422-0153
Email: gburton@byu.edu

Dr. Paul Farnsworth

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 801-422-6502
Fax: 801-422-0153
Email: pbfarnsw@byu.edu


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