The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is internationally recognized for its research and education. As part of a commitment to continuing this tradition of excellence the department provides a graduate program that integrates opportunities for cutting-edge creative research and study across a wide range of areas, including analytical, atmospheric, biochemistry, biophysical, chemical physics, environmental, organic, materials and nanoscience, and physical chemistry. Graduate students enjoy extensive scientific collaboration with chemistry and biochemistry faculty and with other departments, such as Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, and Physics, and with research institutes and agencies such as the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES), Joint Institutes of Laboratory Astrophysics (JILA), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Degrees Offered

PhD

GRE Scores

The general GRE test is required and the subject GRE is highly recommended but not required.

Application Deadline

December 1, 2017

Program Information

WebsiteChemistry and Biochemistry website

Email Biochemistry: bchmgrad@colorado.edu
Phone Biochemistry: 303-735-7616

Email Chemistrychemgrad@colorado.edu 
Phone Chemistry: 303-492-8978