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Students
Suburban setting
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Overview

Tufts University / Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering is located in Medford, MA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy/Doctor of Philosophy (PhD/PhD)
Master of Science (MS) Chemical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biotechnology
Master of Science (MS) Bioengineering Cell and bioprocess engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Chemical engineering

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 1

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 Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

152
Applied
34
Accepted
18
Enrolled
22%

Applying

85
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
Spring deadline September 15th September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

83
Total Graduate Students
21%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
78%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.41%
Black or African American 1.2%
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.23%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.82%
Unknown 2.41%

Gender

Male (55%)
Female (44%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Clean energy with materials, biomaterials, colloids; metabolic engineering, biotechnology; process control; reaction kinetics, catalysis; transport phenomena
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Science and Technology Center
4 Colby Street
Medford, MA  02155
United States
Contact Dr. Matthew J. Panzer
Graduate Program Chair
Phone: 617-628-5000