Fort Worth, TX
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
68%
32%
student ratio
22
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
47%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and literature seminar, cumulative exams, research progress report, independent research proposal, teaching of undergraduate labs
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

47% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 21
    • Accepted 10
    • Acceptance Rate 47
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st September 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Tuition Waivers, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students22
    • Female Percentage68%
    • Male Percentage32%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students22
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Full-time Percentage95%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian41%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student45%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty12
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage17%
    • Male Percentage83%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBioinorganic chemistry, materials chemistry, protein folding, aggregation and transport phenomena, synthetic methodology and total synthesis, synthetic switches for sensing applications, electronic structure approximations, polymer chemistry, science education, protein modification, ribozymes
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$300,000

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

College of Science and Engineering
Texas Christian University

TCU Box 298860
Fort Worth, TX 76129
United States

Dr. Eric Simanek

Chair/Professor

Phone: 817-257-5355
Fax: 817-257-5851
Email: e.simanek@tcu.edu

Dr. Benjamin Janesko

Director of Graduate Studies/Associate Professor

Phone: 817-257-6202
Fax: 817-257-5851
Email: b.janesko@tcu.edu


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