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Master of Science in Chemistry

Our program focuses on providing students the skills and knowledge necessary to conduct specialized research in preparation for careers in chemistry and related disciplines. Completing an MS in Chemistry at CU Denver can position you for admission to a competitive PhD or health sciences program and the valuable experience gained throughout the program can set you up for success in pharmaceutical and biotechnological industries. Prospective students are encouraged to contact the graduate program director Scott Reed (

Admission Requirements
General Program Requirements
Specific Degree Requirements

Plan I
Thesis Requirements

Plan II
Course Work Emphasis Option

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