Graduate School Fair

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255th ACS National Meeting and Exposition
New Orleans, LA
March 18, 2018 │ 1:00 - 5:00 pm

The Graduate School Fair is a great way to learn more about postgraduate programs, whether you're applying to grad school or simply considering it for your future.  

No pre-registration is required. This event is open to all students.  

Stop by to meet graduate program representatives, sign up for more information, and enter a drawing.

Participating Graduate Programs

Programs will be added weekly through March 2, 2018. Visit often to see more programs.  

Northeast

Columbia University (NY)
Chemical Engineering
Degree offered: MS

Northeastern University (MA)
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

University of Pennsylvania
Master of Chemical Sciences
Degree offered: Professional Science Masters 

Worcester Polytechnic Institute (MA)
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

 

Grad School Recruiters

Book your booth to participate in the next ACS Graduate School Fair.

Learn more

 

South

Mississippi State University
Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

North Carolina State University
Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD

Rice University (TX)
Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD

Texas Tech University
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

The Floride State University
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

The University of Alabama
Chemistry and biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

Union University (TN)
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Degree offered: PharmD

University of Central Florida
Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

University of Delaware
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MA, MS, PhD

University of New Orleans (LA)
Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

University of North Texas
Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

University of Southern Mississippi
Polymer Science & Engineering
Degree offered: PhD

University of Tennessee
Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

Western Kentucky University
Chemistry
Degree offered: MS

West

The Scripps Research Institute (CA)
Doctoral program
Degree offered: PhD

The University of Utah
Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

Midwest

Iowa State University
Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD

Kent State University (OH)
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MA, MS, PhD

The University of Akron (OH)
Polymer Science/Polymer Engineering
Degrees offered: MS, PhD, Professional Science Masters

Wright State University (OH)
Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, BS/MS

Other Programs

Coming soon!

   


Questions to Ask the Recruiters

Here are some questions you can ask graduate school recruiters to help identify to programs you want to pursue:

  • What types of research are there?
  • What resources are available?
  • How large are the research groups?
  • How much time do you spend as a teaching assistant vs. research assistant?
  • Are there interdepartmental opportunities?
  • Are there opportunities to collaborate outside of academia?
  • What opportunities are available to develop non-technical skills, such as communication or safety?
  • How quickly do students typically move through the program?
  • What is the completion rate for students?
  • What happens to program graduates?

 

Choosing a Program

Visit Planning for Graduate Work in Chemistry to explore options for choosing the right program.