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University at Albany, State University of New York

Overview

University at Albany, State University of New York / Department of Chemistry is located in Albany, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 10
Doctoral Degrees 10

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required
Major field exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required
Cumulative exams, oral proposition

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

84
Applied
60
Accepted
25
Enrolled
71%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st June 1st No
Spring deadline Not reported June 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards June 1
Types of financial support available

Student Body

87
Total Graduate Students
29%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.2%
Black or African American 2.3%
White or Caucasian 48%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.6%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.15%
Unknown 4.6%

Gender

Male (35%)
Female (64%)

Faculty

22
Total faculty
Full-time - 22
Part-time - 0
Male (19)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Synthetic, organic, and inorganic chemistry; polymer chemistry; ESR and NMR spectroscopy; theoretical chemistry; physical biochemistry
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY  12222-0001
United States
Contact Li Niu
Chair
Email: lniu@albany.edu
Phone: 518-442-4400
Fax: 518-442-3462

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