Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Baltimore, MD
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
44%
56%
student ratio
45
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
6%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemistry And Biochemistry Postbaccalaureate Certificate
    • Biochemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

6% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 59
    • Accepted 4
    • Acceptance Rate 6
    • Enrolled 2
  • 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 June 1st January 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st May 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students45
    • Female Percentage44%
    • Male Percentage56%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students45
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty23
    • Full-time Percentage87%
    • Part-time Percentage13%
    • Female Percentage22%
    • Male Percentage78%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchProtein structures, bio-organic chemistry, enzyme catalysis, molecular biology, metabolism, nanotechnology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$4,097,309

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences
University of Maryland, Baltimore County

1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
United States

Dr. Zeev Rosenzweig

Chairman

Phone: 410-455-2521
Fax: 410-455-2608
Email: chemgrad@umbc.edu

Ms. Patricia Gagne

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 866-PhD-UMBC
Fax: 410-455-2608
Email: pgagne1@umbc.edu


Graduate Schools you might like...

Forgot Your Password?

To reset your password, simply enter your email address in the field below and click the Reset Password button. You will receive an email with a link and instructions to reset your password.

Check your email.

Please check your email and click on the link provided in the message to reset your password.