Graduate Capstone Instructions

Students formally apply to the program during their junior year. Applications will generally be due by the Friday before spring break. The application deadline by March 15 of the academic year.

In order to apply to the program, the student must:

  1. be an SCSU chemistry major and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
  2. complete an online application form at the School of Graduate Studies website and pay the $50 application fee. As part of this application form, all undergraduate transcripts for any institution where the student has taken undergraduate courses must be forwarded to the School of Graduate Studies.
  3. submit a personal statement, and
  4. submit a letter of recommendation from a faculty member indicating that they will be willing to supervise the student's research.

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Ericka C. Barnes 
Graduate Program Coordinator       
Office: Academic Science Building 342
E-mail: barnese8@southernct.edu 

Download the Graduate Handbook