Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Office of Graduate Studies University of California, San Diego

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Office of Graduate Studies University of California, San Diego

La Jolla, CA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
37%
63%
student ratio
270
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
29%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 61
    • Doctoral Degrees 26
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

29% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 567
    • Accepted 168
    • Acceptance Rate 29
    • Enrolled 55
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, IELTS 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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students270
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students270
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Full-time Percentage99%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian56%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian23%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown8%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAnalytical and atmospheric chemistry, cellular and systems biochemistry, chemical biology, structural biology and biophysics, theoretical and computational chemistry
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Office of Graduate Studies
University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093
United States

Seth Cohen

Chair

Phone: 858-822-5596
Email: chaircohen@ucsd.edu

Jeanine Sun

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 858-822-6014
Email: jesun@ucsd.edu


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