Richmond, VA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
Not Reported
student ratio
Not Reported
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 15
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
9 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Inorganic Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Inorganic Chemistry ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Inorganic Chemistry ]
    • Chemical Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Chemical Physics]
    • Analytical Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Analytical Chemistry ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Analytical Chemistry ]
    • Organic Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Organic Chemistry ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Organic Chemistry ]
    • Physical Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Physical Chemistry ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Physical Chemistry ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and comprehensive cumulative exams, research proposal
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, 30 undergraduate credits in chemistry
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 600 paper-based; 100 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6.5)

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 awardsJuly 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPhysical, organic, inorganic, analytical, and polymer chemistry; chemical physics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Chemistry

College of Humanities and Sciences
Virginia Commonwealth University

901 West Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23284-9005
United States

Dr. Sarah Rutan

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 804-828-7517
Email: srutan@vcu.edu

Dr. Maryanne Collinson

Chair, Graduate Recruiting and Admissions Committee

Phone: 804-828-7509
Email: mselshal@vcu.edu


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