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Loyola University Chicago

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Chicago, IL

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Loyola University Chicago

Overview

Loyola University Chicago / Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

47
Applied
14
Accepted
8
Enrolled
30%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline August 1st Not reported Yes
Spring deadline December 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

37
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
94%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 16.22%
Black or African American 5.41%
White or Caucasian 48%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 10.81%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.7%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Faculty

16
Total faculty
Full-time - 16
Part-time - 0
Male (14)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Magnetic resonance of membrane/protein systems, organometallic catalysis, novel synthesis of natural products
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
682,510

Location & Contact

Address 1032 West Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL  60660
United States
Contact Dr. Martina Schmeling
Graduate Program Director
Email: mschmel@luc.edu
Phone: 773-508-3124
Fax: 773-508-3086