Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics University of Alaska Fairbanks

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics University of Alaska Fairbanks

Fairbanks, AK
location
Public
type
Small
setting
67%
33%
student ratio
33
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
21%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biochemistry And Neuroscience Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Environmental Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Chemistry Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS) [chemistry]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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? Yes
    • 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

21% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 32
    • Accepted 7
    • Acceptance Rate 21
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st March 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th September 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (for MS), bachelor's degree from accredited institution with minimum cumulative undergraduate and major GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, TWE required

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 awardsJuly 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students33
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students33
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Full-time Percentage79%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian52%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown33%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty9
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage22%
    • Male Percentage78%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAtmospheric aerosols, cold adaptation, hibernation and neuroprotection, liganogated ion channels, arctic contaminants
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
University of Alaska Fairbanks

PO Box 756160
Fairbanks, AK 99775-6160
United States

Bill Simpson

Department Chair

Phone: 907-474-5510
Fax: 907-474-5640
Email: uaf-chem-biochem@alaska.edu

Mary Kreta

Director of Admissions

Phone: 907-474-7500
Fax: 907-474-7097
Email: admissions@uaf.edu


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