The Chemistry - Forensic Chemistry program of Rutgers University includes a year long sequence in forensic science and a laboratory in instrumental analysis. The aim of the program is to ensure that students will be technically competent and well-versed in the scientific principles that underlie their work as well as the societal and institutional criminal justice settings in which they do it.
The Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology offers a broad and comprehensive program of study that leads to immediate employment as a chemist or admission to graduate/professional schools for further education. A major in Chemistry may be completed in several ways. Various options permit students to select an area of concentration that reflects their particular interests and career goals. Course requirements for each of the majors are available through the list of options that appears below.
The Department also offers an honors program for eligible students. Requirements for participation in the chemistry honors programs are described on the Honors Program page.
A Bachelor's degree in Chemistry and Chemical Biology provides a strong basis for a wide range of careers. A firm education in a physical science makes a student especially well qualified for direct employment or for graduate and professional studies in many areas of the basic and applied sciences.
Learning Goals for Chemistry Majors
Completion of the Chemistry major signifies that students have met certain requirements of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, and more generally, of the School of Arts and Sciences and the University. Specifically, students who have majored in Chemistry
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- General Chemistry
- Criminal Justice
- General Physics
- 48 months
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DisciplinesChemistry Forensic Science Criminology View 1904 other Bachelors in Chemistry in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Online Application
- A $70 non-refundable application fee is required
- Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR)
- Due to the uncertainty of future test dates and availability of standardized tests, Rutgers will make submission of SAT and ACT test scores optional
- English Proficiency Examination Requirements
- Letters of recommendation are not used for admissions consideration
International29736 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14868 USD per semester during 48 months.
National29736 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14868 USD per semester during 48 months.
In-State12536 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6268 USD per semester during 48 months.
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