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Chemistry, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Research is a core aspect of the curriculum and you’ll have access to a variety of research and professional opportunities — both on campus and in the scientific community.

Research & Real-World Experiences

As a Chemistry major at the University of Saint Francis, you have the choice of completing a research project or participating in an internship.

Research projects evolve from students’ interests and can expand into the field of Biology and Environmental Science. Recent projects include:

  • Monitoring the phosphate & nitrate levels in Crooked Lake
  • Testing the level of lead in mussel shells found in local waterways
  • Measuring levels of benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylenes (BTEX) in soil
  • Analyzing the conservation and air exchange of heating and cooling systems in homes

Some students opt to do an internship in an industrial setting. Recent sites include:

  • Cooke Polymer Technology
  • A & L Great Lakes Laboratory
  • Fort Wayne Metals

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Chemistry I & Lab 
  • Principles of Chemistry II & Lab 
  • Engage
  • Franciscan Tradition
  • Foundations
  • Behavioral and Social Sciences

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • USF Application (Free & online)
  • Common Application
  • Transcripts
  • Test Scores (ACT, SAT)
  • Reference Request Form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30380 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    30380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30380 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • $965 per credit for Part-Time students

Living costs for Fort Wayne

  • 830 - 1270 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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