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Chemistry, B.Sc.

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Rockford, IL, United States
As the “central science,” Chemistry is rooted in mathematics and physics, yet has applications in Biology, medicine, material science, environmental science, and engineering. Since all substances are chemicals, an understanding of Chemistry is vital not only to scientists, but also to all who make decisions in their personal lives regarding health, lifestyle, and choice of material things.

Overview

 A Bachelor of Science in Chemistry opens up career opportunities including graduate school, pharmaceuticals, and synthesis and other assorted industrial applications. The Chemistry program is certified by the American Chemical Society (ACS), allowing the department to offer an ACS-Certified Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    62-67 Credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry 
  • Physical Chemistry: Kinetics & Thermo
  • Inorganic & Analytical Chemistry
  • Advanced Inorganic Chem
  • Calculus with Analytic Geometry
  • Elements of Statistics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.65

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.65 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Apply online. 
  • Request that your high school send us your: official high school transcripts 
  • 19 ACT (no sub-scores below a 17) or 990 SAT (2016 version and beyond)
  • Submit your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Form. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30800 USD/year
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  • National

    30800 USD/year
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Living costs for Rockford

  • 1100 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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