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Basic Degree Information/Description
The purpose of the Master of Science (M.S.) degree program in Chemistry is to offer students the opportunity to acquire a sound preparation of the fundamentals in several areas of chemistry, to introduce students to recent advances in chemical theory and methods, and to encourage research in a specific area of study.
The Master of Science in Chemistry program requires the successful completion of a minimum of 33 semester credit hours. For a complete list of degree requirements please see the Graduate Catalog and the Chemistry M.S. Program Handbook.
Official transcripts from all institutions attended. All international transcripts must be recorded in English or officially translated to English.
Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Letters of Recommendation
2 Letters of Recommendation: Provide letters from persons familiar with the applicant's undergraduate scholastic record.
Statement of Purpose
General GRE, not older than five years.
Evaluation of Foreign Credentials
All applicants including non-U.S. citizens (International), U.S. Citizens, and permanent residents who have earned university-level credit from foreign institutions are required to submit official transcripts along with an evaluation of the transcripts from Foreign Credentials Service of America.
An approved evaluation requires a detailed course-by-course evaluation. Summaries will not be accepted.
Foreign credential evaluations must be received by the application deadline for your application to be processed.
Qualified students are encouraged to apply for teaching and/or research assistantships and fellowships. Requests should be sent to the Graduate Advisor of Record for chemistry when application is made for admission to UTSA.