On Line Master of Science Degree in Chemistry
The graduate program in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry offers many of our Masters level course in a distance learning format. These courses are available to any student registered in the graduate program at UNCW, but students from cooperating industries can complete their Masters degree by working on research projects that are supervised by UNCW and industrial scientists and carried out at the company.Sample of on-line course.
Over the next four years, the department will offer the following courses as distance learning options:
Industrial and Polymer Chemistry (CHM 585, 3 hours) offered whenever new students enter the program.
Advanced Organic Chemistry (CHM 516, 3 hours) offered for the first time in Fall, 2006
Introduction to Chemical Research (CHM 501, 2 hours) offered every Fall in which new students enter the program.
Advanced Physical Chemistry (CHM 521, 3 hours) offered for the first time in Spring, 2007
Advanced Biochemistry (CHM 568, 3 hours) offered for the first time in Fall, 2007
Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (CHM 545, 3 hours) offered for the first time in Spring, 2008
Medicinal Chemistry (CHM 517, 3 hours) offered for the first time in Spring, 2008.
Directed Independent Study (CHM 591, 2 hours) offered every summer that new students are in the program.
Thesis (CHM 599, 6 hours) offered every subsequent summer.
How to Apply:
To discuss the participation of our company in the on-line Masters Degree program, contact:
Dr. John Tyrell
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of North Carolina Wilmington
601 S. College Rd.,
Wilmington, NC 28411
For students interested in talking individual graduate courses offered in our on-line program:
Apply to the graduate school as a “non-degree” graduate student by completing the online application. In addition to the online application, a $45 application fee is required as well as official transcripts of all college work. If you need additional information, please call the graduate office at 910-962-3135