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University of Delaware

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Newark, DE

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Overview

University of Delaware / Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is located in Newark, DE, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Chemistry
Master of Arts (MA) Biochemistry
Master of Science (MS) Chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Biochemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biochemistry

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 9
Doctoral Degrees 21

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
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Cumulative exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

190
Applied
50
Accepted
17
Enrolled
26%

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 March 31st March 31st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards April 14
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

148
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.03%
Black or African American 2.03%
White or Caucasian 55%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.7%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 0.68%

Gender

Male (56%)
Female (43%)

Faculty

34
Total faculty
Full-time - 32
Part-time - 2
Male (29)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Micro-organisms, bone, cancer metastosis, developmental biology, cell biology, molecular biology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
9,600,000

Location & Contact

Address 210 South College Avenue
Newark, DE  19716
United States
Contact Dr. Klaus H. Theopold
Phone: 302-831-2000