Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry College of Arts and Sciences Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
32%
68%
student ratio
164
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
52%
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Materials Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Materials Sciences ]
    • Physical Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Physical Chemistry ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Physical Chemistry ]
    • Biochemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Biochemistry ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Biochemistry ]
    • Inorganic Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Inorganic Chemistry ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Inorganic Chemistry ]
    • Analytical Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Analytical Chemistry ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Analytical Chemistry ]
    • Organic Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Organic Chemistry ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Organic Chemistry ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 32
    • Doctoral Degrees 16
    • 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? 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

52% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 172
    • Accepted 90
    • Acceptance Rate 52
    • Enrolled 38
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum scores: 150 verbal, 151 quantitative), minimum upper-division GPA of 3.1 in undergraduate course work
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum scores: 150 verbal, 151 quantitative), minimum upper-division GPA of 3.1 in undergraduate course work
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 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 awardsDecember 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students164
    • Female Percentage32%
    • Male Percentage68%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students164
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian48%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian28%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown or International Student9%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty27
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage15%
    • Male Percentage85%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBioanalytical chemistry, separations, microfluidics, petroleomics; materials chemistry, solid state materials, magnets, polymers, catalysts, advanced spectroscopic methods, NMR and EPR, ultrafast, Raman, and mass spectrometry; organic synthesis, natural products, photochemistry, and supramolecular chemistry; biochemistry, structural biology, metabolomics, and anticancer drugs; nanochemistry, applications in energy, sustainability, biology, and technology development; radiochemistry
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$4,881,765

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

College of Arts and Sciences
Florida State University

95 Chieftan Way
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4390
United States

Dr. Geoffrey Strouse

Chairman

Phone: 850-644-1244
Fax: 850-644-8281
Email: gradinfo@chem.fsu.edu

Dr. Wei Yang

Associate Chair for Graduate Studies

Phone: 850-645-6884
Fax: 850-644-8281
Email: gradinfo@chem.fsu.edu


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