Science Education: Chemistry

Within the online application system, applicants must provide general information (including educational history details), as well as the following specific program requirements.

Applicants must also request official transcripts, and any required graduate test and/or language proficiency official scores, be sent to WMU.

Application deadlines

On-going; students may be admitted for each semester. Application must be received by February 15 to be considered for a graduate assistantship.

Resume/Curriculum Vitae (CV)

A resume or curriculum vitae (CV) is required; please submit within the online application system.

Graduate test

This program requires the General GRE.

Note: International applicants may have to provide evidence of English language proficiency. More information can be found within the online application.


This program requires three recommendations. Please send email requests for such recommendations from within the online system.

Written statement

Please prepare a statement which covers the following information, and attach it within the online application:

In a two-page, single-spaced statement, please tell us about yourself. We are interested in your background and your career aspirations. We would like to know why it is that you are interested in joining our program. If you have research interests, or if there is a particular professor at MISE with whom you would like to work, please explain. This statement should demonstrative your communication skills and writing competence.

Previous written work

This program does not require any previous written work be submitted.

Other program materials

This program does not require any other program materials to be submitted.

Additional information

Note: Applicants for this Ph.D. may also apply for concurrent enrollment in a master's degree involving this area of science (i.e., the M.S. in Chemistry). Please begin that process by applying into that master's degree, and then contact the Mallinson Institute for directions on how to apply to this Ph.D. program.

If you have any questions, please review the website below for program and contact information.

Mallinson Institute for Science Education — College of Arts and Sciences

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