Master of Science in Chemistry
University of North Carolina-Wilmington

Program Details

The online MS in Chemistry degree program from the University of North Carolina-Wilmington provides undergraduate chemistry students the opportunity to engage in advanced course work, in-depth study, and independent research to acquire the skills of assimilating new information and generating new knowledge. Several research focus areas are offered:

  • Biochemistry
  • Inorganic & Organic Synthesis 
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Organometallic Chemistry
  • Atmospheric & Marine Chemistry
  • Chemical Education


  • Official transcripts of all college work (undergraduate and graduate)
  • Official scores on the Graduate Record Examination (verbal, quantitative, and analytical only)
  • Three recommendations by individuals in professionally related fields 
  • Non-native English speaking students must also submit official TOEFL scores 
  • A bachelor's degree with a concentration in chemistry or a closely related field from an accredited college or university in this country or its equivalent in a foreign instiution is required along with a "B" average or better in chemistry courses

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges