Requirements

The application deadline for the current year is March 20.

  • Completed CHM 3411/3403
  • Have an overall GPA of 2.8 or greater
  • Have a GPA in math and science courses of 2.8 or greater

The graduate record examinations (GREs) are not required.  Interested students who meet the above requirements must submit an application, a personal statement (two pages maximum) and three letters of recommendation. The personal statement should include an explanation of career objectives and their reasons for seeking admission into the BS/MS program.

Acceptance into the program is not automatic, and selection of students will be made by a committee comprised of Chemistry graduate faculty. No more than five students will be accepted into the BS/MS program in a given year.

Note: The application deadline for the current year is March 20.

Application

The application for the combined BS/MS program can be downloaded from this site as a PDF form.  You must complete the form and submit it to Dr. Scott Kassel in the Chemistry Department Office by March 20.  Three letters of recommendation are required; the recommendation form can also be downloaded from this site.  The graduate record examinations (GREs) are not required.  All application materials, including letters of recommendation, must be received by the deadline.  Applicants will be notified on the outcome of their application no later than April 25.

* BS_MS_application.pdf
Application for the BS/MS
* BSMS_recommendation_form.pdf
Recommendation Form for the BS/MS