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Purdue University

Department of Chemistry

West Lafayette, IN

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Overview

Purdue University / Department of Chemistry is located in West Lafayette, IN.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Analytical chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Inorganic chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Inorganic chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Organic chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Physical chemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biochemistry
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Chemical education
Master of Science (MS) Organic chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Biochemistry
Master of Science (MS) Chemical education
Master of Science (MS) Analytical chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Physical chemistry

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 11
Doctoral Degrees 53

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

719
Applied
157
Accepted
57
Enrolled
22%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th January 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 77
TWE: Recommended

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

331
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.04%
Black or African American 4.53%
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.44%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.11%
Unknown 0.91%

Gender

Male (60%)
Female (39%)

Faculty

48
Total faculty
Full-time - 46
Part-time - 2
Male (34)
Female (14)

Location & Contact

Address West Lafayette, IN  47907
United States
Contact Christine A. Hrycyna
Head
Email: hrycyna@purdue.edu
Phone: 765-494-5203