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  Camden Graduate Catalog 2021-2023 Graduate School-Camden Chemistry 160 Admission Requirements  

Admission Requirements

Admission to the graduate program in chemistry is based on evaluation of scholastic record, letters of recommendation, and performance on the Graduate Record Examinations.

M.S. Application Deadline and Program Schedule

Fall Application Deadline: August 15
Spring Application Deadline: December 31 of the previous calendar year

Priority for admission, scholarships, assistantships, and awards is given to applicants who submit a completed application by March 1 (fall admission) or December 1 (spring admission). Completed applications received on or after these dates are considered as they are received. Check off the box on the online program application that states that you would like to be considered for financial awards. No separate application is needed. 

To be eligible for admission to the M.S. chemistry program, individuals must:

  • Possess a baccalaureate degree in chemistry, biochemistry, or related field from an accredited university
  • Submit one official transcript from each postsecondary school attended
  • Submit a personal statement and C.V. summarizing academic and professional achievements
  • Submit GRE scores. Institution code 2790. GRE scores are not required for B.S./B.A. chemistry students graduating from Rutgers University-Camden.
  • Three letters of recommendation from university faculty members who know the student well or from research/laboratory supervisors/investigators (at least two letters should be from faculty)
  • Pay the application fee

International Applicants

The Department of Chemistry welcomes applications from qualified international students. International students must submit additional documentation.

As part the admissions process, international applicants must include with their application:

  • Official results of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
    • TOEFL: The minimum internet-based TOEFL score is 79. Rutgers TOEFL code: 2765

International applicants apply for a visa after they have been admitted and accept Rutgers-Camden's offer of admission.

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