Chemistry Ph.D

Saint Joseph’s University’s PhD in chemistry program is a research-based program that immerses you in every field of modern chemistry. As a doctoral student in chemistry, you’ll get to work closely with seasoned faculty in a small and high-performing department. Our program of study takes advantage of modern instrumentation and provides a solid foundation for independent research, preparing you for careers in computational chemistry, drug design, pharmacognosy and more

CHM 802Research Seminar2
CHM 880Current Literature2
MAT 704Statistics for Research3
CHM 805 & CHM 786 & CHM 8855
Electives: Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemisty, Bioinformatics & 700-800 CHM/BIO9
CHM 878Introduction to Research2
CHM 899Doctoral Research20
Total Hours43