Master's Coursework Option
The Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology offers a full-time or part-time, course-based master’s degree. Classes are generally offered in the evenings to accommodate students who have full-time jobs. A research thesis is not a requirement for the degree.
Master's Thesis Option
The department welcomes applications for the thesis-based master's degree only from students who are currently enrolled at Northeastern.
Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.
Complete one of the following options:
|Complete 30 semester hours from the following courses:||30|
|Complete 18 semester hours from the following:||18|
|Seminar must be completed twice. At least one seminar must be taken for a letter grade.||2|
or CHEM 8504
|Complete the following (repeatable) course twice:||2|
|Chemical Safety in the Research Laboratory|
|or CHEM 8984||Research|
Program Credit/GPA Requirements
30 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required