Pittsburgh, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
43%
57%
student ratio
37
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 4
fall application deadline
62%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Chemistry ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • 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 Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

62% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 27
    • Accepted 17
    • Acceptance Rate 62
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 4th February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, BS in chemistry or related field, statement of purpose, and official transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation with recommendation forms
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 100 iBT) or IELTS

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 awardsMay 31
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Part-time Percentage3%
    • Full-time Percentage97%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian89%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty18
    • Full-time Percentage94%
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchComputational physical chemistry, bioinorganic chemistry, analytical chemistry, biophysics, synthetic organic chemistry
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,382,697

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences
Duquesne University

600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282-0001
United States

Dr. Ellen Gawalt

Chair

Phone: 412-396-4709
Fax: 412-396-5683
Email: gawalte@duq.edu

Ms. Heather Costello

Senior Graduate Academic Advisor

Phone: 412-396-6339
Email: costelloh@duq.edu


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