Chemistry Graduate Program

Why pursue a Master of Science in Chemistry at Missouri State?

With a Master of Science in Chemistry from Missouri State, you will gain an understanding and appreciation of applied chemistry and the importance of multidisciplinary approaches to the solution of scientific problems. This program also allows you to:

  • Work with PhD program quality instrumentation
  • Cultivate your research and communication skills by partnering with active faculty
  • Enhance your learning thanks to individualized attention and smaller class sizes
  • Develop and defend your thesis based on an approved chemical research topic

Areas of specialization

  • Analytical chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • Physical chemistry

Interdisciplinary studies

  • Biotechnology
  • Environmental science
  • Materials science

Degree information 

We offer a traditional master's plan and an accelerated option, which allows outstanding undergraduate students to begin working toward a graduate degree.