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Graduate Certificate in Chemistry

The Chemistry Graduate Certificate program will assist educators in teaching at a higher academic level and will increase their opportunity for salary advancement. The certificate allows industry professionals to advance in their careers.

  • 100% online, six starts per year
  • Accelerated eight-week terms; complete in two semesters
  • Designed for industry professionals and educators
  • 18 total program credits
  • Elective courses range from analytical electrochemistry to organic synthesis

Strengths of the program

  • Courses are taught by experienced faculty members
  • Students will develop an in-depth knowledge of chemistry that effectively prepares them to pursue their ideal career

Completion of the Certificate in Chemistry will consist of 4 core courses and a choice of 2 elective courses. Each course is 3 credits and delivered in 8 weeks. Courses can be completed in any order.

Sample curriculum

  • Core 1: Bonding and Materials
  • Core 2: Topics in Thermodynamics or Kinetics*
  • Core 3: Advanced Spectroscopy
  • Core 4: Chemical Information and Communication

Sample electives

  • Advanced Instrumentation and Analysis
  • Advanced Organic Synthesis
  • Advanced Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Advanced Separations
  • Analytical Electrochemistry
  • Bioanalytical Chemistry
  • Chemical Education
  • Chemistry of Elements
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Introduction to Computational Chemistry
  • Medical Biochemistry
  • Organometallic Reaction and Structures

*Note: if a student takes both Topics in Kinetics and Topics in Thermodynamics, one will count as an elective.

Application requirements and checklist

Applications accepted on a rolling basis, 6-starts per year.

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Tuition: $800/credit*

*Tuition rates are for the 2021-22 academic year. Additional fees and costs for course materials may apply. Total program cost and completion time varies depending on transfer credits and individual program plans. Tuition rates are subject to change.