Chemistry PhD

College of Arts and Sciences

Program Description

Within a thriving educational and research environment, the Department of Chemistry makes pioneering discoveries, and advances real-world applications of chemistry. We take pride in our collaborative spirit and strong tradition of graduate mentorship, guiding students toward high-level careers in academia. At UB, you will work with faculty members at the cutting edge of research to impact science, technology and society. The excellence of our graduate training is manifested in job placement in leading industrial and pharmaceutical companies, in government positions, and in faculty and postdoctoral positions at prestigious universities and colleges.

Program Contact

Chemistry Department
360 Natural Sciences Complex
Buffalo, NY 14260
Email: chemgrad@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-645-6807
Fax: 716-645-6963

Instruction Method

  • In Person (no courses offered online)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 72 Hours

Time-to-Degree

  • 5 Years

Application Fee

  • $75

Admission Tests**

  • GRE

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.