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MA in Chemistry

MA in Chemistry

Rice University

Rice University, Houston, United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    94
  • Degree MA
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 24 months
Program Learning Outcomes for MA in Chemistry Students graduating from this program will: Design and conduct independent and novel experimental and/or theoretical/computational chemical-based research that contributes to the existing body of knowledge in the field. Locate, retrieve, read, and interpret current chemical literature using modern literature search methods. Demonstrate an awareness of the ethical, societal, and environmental impact of chemistry. Effectively communicate to both the scientific community and the general public the results of their work both orally and in writing. Effectively teach chemistry concepts at the university level. Develop interactive skills in chemical discourse, networking, and other professional activities. Requirements for the MA in Chemistry MA Program—Although students are not normally admitted to study for an MA, graduate students may earn the MA after obtaining approval of their candidacy for the PhD. The MA degree may also be earned by students who do not achieve PhD candidacy by: Completing the six one-semester courses required for PhD candidacy Producing a master's thesis that presents the results of a program of research approved by the department Passing a final master's thesis defense and submitting the thesis to the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.