Graduate Programs
​Build your future with the academic experiences offered through the CMU College of Science and Technology's graduate programs.

Apply your knowledge and skills to meaningful research projects, work in world-class facilities and interact with distinguished professors in any of these 12 graduate programs:

Master of Science
​          Tailor your program to emphasize any area of biology, including aquatic biology,         
          ecology, physiology, microbial ecology, molecular biology or genetics.

​          Focus on specialized research in areas such as biochemistry and analytical, inorganic,  
          organic, organometallic, physical or polymer chemistry.

​          Position yourself to take advantage of the expanding opportunities in conservation
          with state and federal agencies or nongovernmental organizations.

​          Prepare for advanced entry into professional careers ranging from artificial  
          intelligence to pattern recognition and image processing.

​          Explore cartography, geographic information systems or remote sensing.

​          Enhance your opportunities in business-, industry-, or government-related careers, or  
          prepare to teach physics or astronomy.

  • Engineering
​          Prepare yourself for a higher level job in industry, to enter engineering graduate  
          programs, and for high level doctoral programs.
Master of Arts
​          Gain the knowledge and practice you need to teach ​college chemistry.

​          Structure your studies to prepare for any number of careers in business, industry and  
          government or for secondary school teaching.

Doctoral
​          Develop projects that investigate patterns and processes that regulate environmental  
          variations across a range of temporal and spatial scales.

​          Explore pure or applied mathematics, statistics, or mathematics education and
          prepare for a career teaching college mathematics.

​          Develop new materials for anything from commercial applications to alternative
          energy.

Graduate certificate
​          Integrate computing, statistics and geographical information systems to transform
          raw data into meaningful knowledge.