An Ivy League master's degree in chemistry that offers top-rated industry connections
Your future in chemistry starts at Penn. Whether you’re currently a chemistry professional or seeking to enter the field, Penn’s rigorous Master of Chemical Sciences (MCS) program prepares you to take advantage of the myriad career possibilities available in the chemical sciences. Our program equips you with theoretical and technical expertise in biochemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, physical chemistry, environmental chemistry, and materials. The MCS program connects you with the resources of an Ivy League institution, including a faculty of leading researchers and experienced industry consultants. We provide the academic and professional opportunities you need to achieve your unique goals. Take full advantage of Penn’s expansive network and complete your research, capstone, or independent study with local and national partners or in one of the University’s stellar facilities to accelerate your career.
Students can complete the program full time in two years or enroll on a part-time basis, taking one or two courses per semester.