Hampton University

The Graduate College



The Graduate College, Hampton University

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

United States


1-757-727-5454 or 1-



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in chemistry is a thesis-based study leading to the degree of Master of Science. To be considered for admission to the program, the student must either hold a bachelor of science/arts degree in chemistry or have a strong background in the subject. Admission criteria include undergraduate grade point average of at least 2.75, superior performance in undergraduate chemistry courses, demonstration of purpose and motivation, and letters of reference. Chemistry graduate students are given appointments as Research Assistants or Teaching Assistants. The program requires a minimum of 39 credit hours and takes about two and one-half years to complete.


Hampton University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award degrees at the associate, baccalaureate, master’s, education specialist and doctorate levels. The chemistry program is approved by the Committee on Professional Training (CPT) of the American Chemical Society (ACS)

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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