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Graduate Programs Overview

Why graduate studies in Chemistry at Marquette?

The Department of Chemistry offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees across a broad spectrum of fields including analytical, biochemistry, inorganic, organic, polymer, and physical chemistry as well as chemical physics. A recent ACS survey found that 90% of Ph.D. chemists find their work challenging and in their fields of interest.


Doctoral program degree requirements:

Research interests of our faculty:

Careers in Chemistry Information

Ready to Apply?

Please download and complete the application form, and email this to the department at: gradchemapp@marquette.edu. The application fee will be waived if you send your application directly to the department.

Required Application Materials:

Optional Application Materials:

These documents can be sent via email (if applicable) to gradchemapp@marquette.edu or posted to the following address:

Chair, Graduate Recruiting and Admissions Committee

Marquette University

Department of Chemistry

P.O. Box 1881

Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881

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