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State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Overview

State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry / Department of Chemistry is located in Syracuse, NY.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Organic chemistry of natural products
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Polymer chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Organic chemistry of natural products
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Environmental chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biochemistry
Master of Professional Studies (MPS) Environmental chemistry
Master of Professional Studies (MPS) Biochemistry
Master of Science (MS) Biochemistry
Master of Professional Studies (MPS) Polymer chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Environmental chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Polymer chemistry
Master of Professional Studies (MPS) Organic chemistry of natural products

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 3

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

44
Applied
22
Accepted
6
Enrolled
50%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards June 30
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

37
Total Graduate Students
18%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
81%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 2.7%
White or Caucasian 59%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.7%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (54%)
Female (45%)

Faculty

16
Total faculty
Full-time - 15
Part-time - 1
Male (14)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Polymer chemistry, biochemistry, environmental chemistry, natural products chemistry
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,477,887

Location & Contact

Address 1 Forestry Drive
Syracuse, NY  13210-2779
United States
Contact Prof. Ivan Gitsov
Chair
Email: igivanov@syr.edu
Phone: 315-470-6851
Fax: 315-470-6856