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Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

  • ID:ML010024
  • Level:4-Year Bachelor's Degree
  • Duration:
  • Intake:
  • Type:Full-time

Fees (USD)

  • Application Fee:$60.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$22,618.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$4,104.50
  • OtherFee/Year:$570.00
  • Application Fee:$60.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$22,618.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$4,104.50
  • OtherFee/Year:$570.00

* Campus Technology, Student Activity

Estimated Total/program:
$109,410.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

  • The Spring international application deadline is Dec. 12
  • The Fall international application deadline is Aug. 2
    • Had an average GPA of 3.59 and an average combined Evidence Based Reading and Math SAT score of 1239 (ACT equivalent 26).

English requirements

  • A minimum TOEFL score of 550 on the paper version of the test, 213 on the computer-based version or a 79-80 on the internet-based version. IELTS minimum score: 6.5.
  • Freshman applicants may waive the TOEFL, IELTS exam if their secondary institution provides written verification that the means of instruction is in English, they are enrolled in an IB curriculum, attend an American School or enrolled in a curriculum that leads to Cambridge International Examinations: IGCSE/O-Level and GCE/A level exam.

Course Information

We prepare students for continuing work in chemistry, as well as provide students an understanding of the nature of materials that are common to the modern world.

General Option

  • Completion of the chemistry curriculum provides preparation for all areas of the chemical profession, as well as for graduate study in chemistry, dentistry, medicine, patent law, and teaching. Students completing the B.S. requirements graduate with a degree certified as being in a program approved by the Committee on Professional Training of the American Chemical Society.
  • The major typically includes 56-60 credits in chemistry courses and 26-30 credits in supporting science and mathematics courses. In addition, university/college guidelines for core curriculum/distribution requirements must be fulfilled.

Forensic Science Option

  • The forensic option combines the application of physical sciences to criminal investigations, offering students the opportunity for close collaboration between the University and the community, by providing needed expertise and resources while obtaining real world experiences. This is the only forensics undergraduate degree program at a public university in Massachusetts and one of only three in New England.
  • Graduates of this program will receive an American Chemical Society certified degree in chemistry, which enhances their opportunities for a career in the chemistry and forensic science fields, with the potential for employment in the growing field of antiterrorism. 

Biochemistry Option

  • The biochemistry option prepared students for careers in biotechnology, pharmaceutical sciences and other fields that apply principles of chemistry to biological systems. It is a great degree for students who are looking to work in the biotech industry, in pharmaceutical sciences or graduate school. Our program, being certified by the American Chemical Society, has a heavy emphasis on chemical principles so it provides a great foundation for any future endeavors.

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Petroleum
  • Adhesives
  • Coatings
  • Environmental
  • Cosmetics
  • Forensics (Trace Evidence, Forged Documents, Drug Testing, Blood Alcohol, and Ballistics)
  • Materials
  • Quality Control
  • Health Care
  • Companies involved in pharmaceuticals, medical devices/health care products, materials chemistry, products for the household or automotive industry, analytical laboratories and specialty chemicals
  • Government laboratories related to environmental testing and the Department of Defense.

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