Organic Chemistry


The Chemistry program at Iowa State University has a pre-application process. Apply ONLY to Chemistry initially using the departmental online application found on our webpage at or above under the Apply Now button. We review your file in house and if you receive an offer of admission and accept, we will pay your application fee to the University.

Ph.D. Offered: Yes

Master's Offered: Master of Science

Area(s) of Specialization (will appear on all ISU transcripts after graduation): Biomolecular Science; Chemical Education; Chemical Instrumentation; Forensic Chemistry; Industrial Chemistry; Materials Chemistry

Ph.D. Degree Outcomes

Master's Degree Outcomes

Contact: Lynette Edsall
Phone: 800-521-2436
E-mail Address:


Application Deadlines: International deadline: January 15. Domestic deadline: February 1 We do not offer spring admission.

Program Requires GRE: Yes

Program Requires GMAT : No

Departmental on-line application
GRE and TOEFL scores are REQUIRED for international applicants only.

Additional International Requirements:

English Proficiency Minimum:

TOEFL Paper (PBT) 573
TOEFL Internet (iBT) 89
PTE 60

Program Will Review Without TOEFL or IELTS: No

Financial Statement: Application

Mailing Address if needed:

Chemistry Graduate Admissions
1605 Gilman Hall
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50010