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University of Maine

Department of Chemistry

Orono, ME

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University of Maine

Overview

University of Maine / Department of Chemistry is located in Orono, ME.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

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 Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

19
Applied
10
Accepted
6
Enrolled
53%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

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

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 92
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

38
Total Graduate Students
13%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
86%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 21%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.63%
Asian 2.63%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (65%)
Female (34%)

Faculty

18
Total faculty
Full-time - 14
Part-time - 4
Male (15)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Inorganic/organic chemistry; physical chemistry; biological chemistry; nanoscience and materials; chemical education; biomaterials
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
260,905

Location & Contact

Address Orono, ME  04469
United States
Contact Dr. Barbara Cole
Chair
Email: cole@maine.edu
Phone: 207-581-1196