North Dartmouth, MA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
48%
52%
student ratio
33
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
70%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis or project
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

70% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 30
    • Accepted 21
    • Acceptance Rate 70
    • Enrolled 11
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (recommended), statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, and official transcripts, 2 letters of recommendation (3 recommended but not required)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, and official transcripts, 2 letters of recommendation (3 recommended but not required)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Graduate Assistantships, instructional assistantships and dissertation writing support

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students33
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students33
    • Part-time Percentage36%
    • Full-time Percentage64%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian42%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student52%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty23
    • Full-time Percentage83%
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMolecular imaging probes for iron and reactive oxygen species detection in living systems, self-assembly of peptide nanotubes, host-guest complexes, mechanical and optical properties of carbon nanotubes, cellular antioxidant chemistry
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$949,000

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

College of Arts and Sciences
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300
United States

Yuegang Zuo

Graduate Program Director, Chemistry

Phone: 508-999-8959
Email: yzuo@umassd.edu

Steven Briggs

Director of Marketing and Recruitment for Graduate Studies

Phone: 508-999-8604
Fax: 508-999-8183
Email: graduate@umassd.edu


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