This program is designed for students who have earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and who wish to complete a thesis of original research as part of their course of advanced study. This is a full-time degree program that normally takes two years to complete. Applicants for this degree-granting program are expected to have an earned B.A. or B.S. in chemistry or to have completed the equivalent coursework with an overall GPA of 3.0 or better from an accredited college or university. Pre-approval from the graduate coordinator is required before applications can be submitted.