Department of Chemistry College of Science University of Utah

Department of Chemistry College of Science University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
31%
69%
student ratio
168
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
39%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Science Teacher Education Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 28
    • Doctoral Degrees 27
    • 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Optional and 20 hours of course work, 10 hours of research
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and 18 hours of course work, 14 hours of research
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

39% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 252
    • Accepted 99
    • Acceptance Rate 39
    • Enrolled 37
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st 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, 620 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students168
    • Female Percentage31%
    • Male Percentage69%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students168
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Full-time Percentage85%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian87%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty41
    • Full-time Percentage78%
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAnalytical, biological, inorganic, materials, organic, physical and theoretical chemistry
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$16,941,698

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry

College of Science
University of Utah

315 South 1400 East Room 2020
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0850
United States

Dr. Cynthia Burrows

Chair

Phone: 801-585-7290
Fax: 801-581-8433
Email: chair@chemistry.utah.edu

Ms. Jo Hoovey

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 801-581-4393
Fax: 801-581-5408
Email: jhoovey@chem.utah.edu


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