Immerse yourself in chemistry and accelerate your career by earning bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the same time.
Today’s scientific breakthroughs depend on an expert understanding of chemical principles. A master’s degree in chemistry from UND will set you apart as a researcher and a scientist.
- Program type:
- Combined (Major and Master's)
- Est. time to complete:
- 5 years
- Credit hours:
Why Study Chemistry at UND?
As the foundation of all molecular sciences, chemistry plays an increasingly important role in advancing scientific knowledge. UND's combined B.S./M.S. program allows you to accelerate your career by earning two degrees on the fast track.
Here's how it works:
- Enter the program after your junior year
- Work on your undergraduate and graduate degree requirements at the same time
- Earn a B.S. and M.S. in just five years
You'll get a broad foundation education in chemical principles and choose a targeted focus from the following specialties:
- Analysis and applications
Attend national and international conferences to present your research.
Receive financial support through a teaching assistantship.
Work with experienced faculty who regularly publish peer-reviewed research.
Participate in our Chemistry Graduate Student Association and other student activities.
Use state-of-the-art instrumentation.
The majority of UND chemistry graduates go on to careers as chemists in major industrial companies. Others become chemists at governmental agencies or academic institutions. Additional options include:
- The energy industry
- Environmental protection
A master's in chemistry also provides an excellent foundation for further study at the doctoral level.
UND Chemistry Alumni
Chemistry alumni have gone on to a variety of successful careers with:
- University of Minnesota
- Corning, Inc.
- Purdue University
- University of North Carolina
- United States Department of the Navy