Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
31%
69%
student ratio
140
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
52%
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Materials Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Physical Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Biochemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Inorganic Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Analytical Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Organic Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 7
    • Doctoral Degrees 24
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

52% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 150
    • Accepted 79
    • Acceptance Rate 52
    • Enrolled 35
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 15th September 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum scores: 150 verbal, 151 quantitative; 1100 total on the old scale), minimum GPA of 3.1 in undergraduate course work
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum scores: 150 verbal, 151 quantitative; 1100 total on the old scale), minimum GPA of 3.1 in undergraduate course work
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsDecember 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students140
    • Female Percentage31%
    • Male Percentage69%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students140
    • Part-time Percentage3%
    • Full-time Percentage97%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty39
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage13%
    • Male Percentage87%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBioanalytical chemistry, including separations, microfluidics, petroleomics; materials chemistry, including magnets, polymers, catalysts, nanomaterials; spectroscopy, including NMR and EPR, ultrafast, Raman, and mass spectrometry; organic synthesis, natural products, photochemistry, and supramolecular chemistry; biochemistry, with focus on structural biology, metabolomics, and anticancer drugs
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$8,157,858

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

College of Arts and Sciences
Florida State University

95 Chieftan Way
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4390
United States

Dr. Timothy Logan

Chairman

Phone: 850-644-3810
Fax: 850-644-8281
Email: gradinfo@chem.fsu.edu

Dr. Michael Shatruk

Associate Chair for Graduate Studies

Phone: 850-417-8417
Fax: 850-644-8281
Email: gradinfo@chem.fsu.edu


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