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Chemistry, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (WUR) Newark, NJ, United States
The Bachelor of Science in Chemistry offered by New Jersey Institute of Technology prepares students for careers in industry and for entry to graduate school or professional schools in areas of chemistry, medicine, dentistry or law.
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Overview

The Bachelor of Science in Chemistry offered by New Jersey Institute of Technology includes solid emphasis on laboratory skills, scientific principles and mathematics in practical, industrially-oriented areas of chemistry. Students can specialize or explore a particular area of chemistry or prepare for an advanced degree by selecting from a wide range of technical electives. It is recommended that each student carry out an undergraduate research project with a faculty mentor. 

The faculty have expertise in areas such as energy, fuels, pharmaceuticals, petrochemicals, materials, environmental chemistry and pollution control. Research areas include analytical and environmental chemistry at industrial and microchip scales, synthesis of organic and inorganic materials in green solvents, computer-aided drug design, laser diagnostics of elementary processes, kinetics, thermo-chemistry and thermodynamics.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    125 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • General Chemistry Lab 
  • Introduction to Computer Science
  • Programming for Bioinformatics
  • English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking 
  • Calculus 
  • Physics 
  • Fundamentals of Chemical Principles 
  • Physics 
  • Analytical Chemical Methods
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry 
  • Society, Technology, and the Environment
  • Economics
  • Chemistry and Engineering of Materials
  • Physical Chemistry 
  • Survey of Probability and Statistics 
  • Biochemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Instrumental Analysis

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • High school academic record: We consider your entire record—especially your grades in math, science, and English. Your completed course work should include English composition, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, chemistry, and physics. If you're transferring from another school, you should also have completed pre-calculus and calculus.
  • We'll also take into account trends in your performance—for example, if your grades improved between your freshman and senior year.
  • Standardized test scores: SAT scores or ACT scores, using the math + critical reading composite. 
  • The average composite SAT score for our enrolling freshmen is 1190. If your score is below 1100, we recommend that you retake the test to try to raise it. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1237 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1237 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    529 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 529 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Newark

  • 935 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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