The widely respected Master of Science degree program in Chemistry at St. John’s University prepares students for careers in industry or education, government laboratories or private research. Offered through the Graduate Division of St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the M.S. in Chemistry also will prepare students to pursue a doctoral degree in the field.
The M.S. degree program in Chemistry comprises a broad range of specialized and cross-disciplinary courses in such areas as
Organic and Inorganic chemistry
Computer applications in chemistry
Electronic Spectra and Group Theory
Methods of Analysis
and Quantum Chemistry
The Department fosters a supportive scholarly community in which students work closely with distinguished faculty. In addition, a limited number of graduate assistantships are available for qualified students. Graduate assistants receive a stipend and tuition remission for supervising undergraduate laboratory activities. Students applying for assistantships must submit Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores (general and subject-specific) with their applications.