Chemistry, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 30 Hours

Coursework
CHEM 5001Introduction to Chemistry Research1
CHEM 5000Thesis6
CHEM 5011Graduate Seminar1
CHEM 6010Research Seminar5
Hours Subtotal13
Electives
Select 17 hours from the following:17
Foundations of Physical Chemistry
Foundations of Organic Chemistry
Foundations of Analytical Chemistry
Foundations of Inorganic Chemistry
Physical and Chemical Separations
Polymer Chemistry
Spectrometric Identification of Organic Compounds
Mechanism and Structure in Organic Chemistry
Chemical Thermodynamics I
Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
Electroanalytical Chemistry
Physical Polymer Science
Special Topics in Organic Chemistry
Selected Topics in Advanced Physical and Inorganic Chemistry
Hours Subtotal17
Total Hours30

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Graduate College Masters Degree Requirements

Plan I (coursework with thesis)

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours
    • A minimum of 24 coursework credit hours comprised of:
      • 6 research or creative component credit hours
      • 21 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer hours with "B" or better)
      • 21 credit hours at 5000- or 6000-level

Plan II (coursework without thesis)

  • A minimum of 32 credit hours
    • A maximum of 3 credit hours of research or creative component
    • A minimum of 23 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer credit hours with "B" or better)
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours at the 5000- or 6000-level