Graduate School Fair

Graduate School Fair

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. You'll be able to talk to the graduate program representatives, participate in a raffle and eat some snacks.  

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

Know Your Grad School Options
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Sunday, August 25, 2019

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, Marina Ballroom Salon A/B

Graduate School Recruiters

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

Participating Graduate Programs

Visit often as graduate school programs will be added weekly through August 19, 2019. 

Massachusetts

Brandeis University, Chemistry
Degrees offered: MA, PhD

Harvard University, Chemical Biology
Degree offered: PhD

Northeastern University, Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Degrees offered: MS, PSM, PhD

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PSM, PhD
 

New Jersey

Rutgers University - New Brunswick, Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Degrees offered: MS, PhD
 

New York

City University of New York, Chemistry PhD Program
Degree offered: PhD

Columbia University, Chemical Engineering
Degree offered: MS

Stony Brook University, Department of Chemistry
Degrees offered: MA, MS, PSM, PhD

University of Rochester, Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD

Weill Cornell Medicine, Chemical Biology
Degree offered: PhD

Pennsylvania

Carnegie Mellon University, Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD

Penn State University, Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD

University of Pennsylvania, Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PSM, PhD

University of Pennsylvania, Master of Chemical Sciences
Degrees offered: MS

Rhode Island

Brown University, Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD
 

Arkansas

University of Arkansas, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD
 

Delaware

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

District of Columbia

George Washington University, Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD
 

Florida

The Florida State University, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Degree offered: PhD

University of Central Florida, Department of Chemistry
Degrees offered: MA, PhD, Forensic Science Masters

Maryland

University of Maryland, School of Pharmacy
Degrees offered: MS, PhD, PharmD
 

Mississippi

Mississippi State University, Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD
 

Tennessee

University of Tennessee Knoxville, Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

Vanderbilt University, Graduate Program in Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD
 

Texas

Baylor University, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Degree offered: PhD

Baylor University, Envionmental Science
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

Rice University, Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD

Texas A&M University, Department of Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD

Texas Christian University, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD

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

University of Texas at Dallas, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD
 

Arizona

Arizona State University, School of Molecular Sciences
Degree offered: PhD

California

California State University, San Marcos, Chemistry
Degree offered: MS

Keck Graduate Institute
Degrees offered: MS, PSM, PhD, MEng, Postbac, Postdoc

The Scripps Research Institute, Office of Graduate Studies
Degrees offered: PhD, MD/PhD

University of California, Merced, Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Degree offered: PhD

University of California, San Diego, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD
 

Colorado

Colorado State University, Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD
 

Montana

Montana State University, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD
 

Nevada

University of Nevada, Reno, Chemistry/Chem-Phys Grad Program
Degrees offered: MS, PhD, 
 

Utah

University of Utah, Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD
 

Illinois

Loyola University Chicago, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS,  PhD

Northwestern University, Master of Science in Law
Degree offered: MS

Southern Illinois University, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD
 

Iowa

Iowa State University, Department of Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD
 

Michigan

Wayne State University, Chemistry
Degree offered: PhD
 

Minnesota

University of Minnesota Law
Degree offered: MS in Patent Law
 

Nebraska

University of Nebraksa-Lincoln, Department of Chemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PhD
 

Ohio

The Ohio State University, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Degree offered: PhD

The University of Toledo, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Degrees offered: MS, PSM, PhD

University of Akron, Polymer Science & Polymer Engineering
Degrees offered: MS, PSM, PhD

United States

American Chemical Society Bridge Project
Degree offered: PhD

Chemistry REU Leadership Group
Degree offered: Info on NSF Chem REU Sites
 

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.