Chemistry students accepted into the graduate program are admitted primarily to pursue a Chemistry program at University of Arizona. A number of interdisciplinary research and training programs are also available under the Chemistry Ph.D. program including, Biological Chemistry Program, Biological Physics Program, Chemical Physics Program and others.
Primary research and coursework concentrations are available in: Analytical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, and Chemical Education. Research and coursework may also include an emphasis in chemical physics, materials science, optical sciences, polymer sciences, surface sciences, astrochemistry, biological chemistry and several other interdisciplinary fields.
The Doctor of Philosophy with a major in chemistry is primarily a research degree. The number and selection of courses is tailored to the individual student's needs and interests according to the guidelines available from the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. A dissertation based upon original laboratory research is required. All students must pass a series of written examinations, a comprehensive examination, and a final oral defense examination.
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- Analytical Spectrometry
- Analytical Separations
- Advanced Analytical Chemistry Laboratory
- Electroanalytical Chemistry
- Mass Spectrometry
- Organometallic Compounds
- Physical Methods in Inorganic Chemistry
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- 60 months
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- Apply before , National
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DisciplinesChemistry Biology Biochemistry View 70 other PhDs in Chemistry in United States
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- Three letters of recommendation. One of the letters must come from your research advisor. These letters should be submitted by your referees using the online system.
- Transcripts from all colleges and universities you have attended or are currently attending. Transcripts should be uploaded in your online application.
- A brief Statement of Purpose, describing your past research experiences, goals, teaching experience and why you want to attend The University of Arizona.
- TOEFL or IELTS scores.
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International33600 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 60 months.
National33600 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 60 months.
In-State13400 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 60 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.