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Clemson University

Department of Chemistry

Clemson, SC

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Overview

Clemson University / Department of Chemistry is located in Clemson, SC, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 28

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

139
Applied
58
Accepted
16
Enrolled
42%

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 31st December 31st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Unofficial transcripts, letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Unofficial transcripts, letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$23,068
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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 31
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

190
Total Graduate Students
4%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
95%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.16%
Black or African American 1.05%
White or Caucasian 35%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 1.05%

Gender

Male (53%)
Female (46%)

Faculty

36
Total faculty
Full-time - 36
Part-time - 0
Male (29)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Fluorine chemistry, organic synthetic methods and natural products, metal and non-metal clusters, analytical spectroscopies, polymers
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,148,252

Location & Contact

Address 219 Hunter Laboratories
Clemson, SC  29634
United States
Contact Dr. Bill Pennington
Department Chair
Email: billp@clemson.edu
Phone: 864-656-4200