The Department of Chemistry, jointly with the Biotechnology Center, offers programs leading to the degrees Master of Science (M.S.) for students seeking an education at an advanced level in chemistry/biotechnology, and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) for those preparing for careers in which chemical/biotechnology research is a central activity.
Read the Academic Requirements and Procedures for chemistry/biotechnology.
Applications for fall enrollment should be submitted by January 15, and for spring enrollment by October 15 (September 15 for non-US residents).
GRE General Test scores required of all applicants Exception: Not required for Tufts undergraduate chemistry majors.
Subject Test scores recommended for all other applicants and required for international applicants.
TOEFL score of 600 (100 iBT) required for international applicants.
For more information, visit the Department of Chemistry.