Clemson University

College of Engineering and Science



Strom Thurmond Institute

Clemson, SC 29634

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Clemson Department of Chemistry offers programs leading to Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees with emphases available in all areas of modern chemistry, including the traditional areas of analytical, inorganic, organic, and physical chemistry and also less traditional areas such as polymer and materials chemistry, bioanalytical chemistry, bio-organic and medicinal chemistry, solid-state chemistry, and chemical physics. Individual programs of study may involve concentration in one of the traditional areas of chemistry or in a combination of areas. The usual time for completion of the MS degree is two to three years, and that for the PhD degree is four to five years.


Clemson is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a category comprising less than 4 percent of all universities in America.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Fringe Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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