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Master's Program

The Master of Science in Molecular Engineering program at Pritzker Molecular Engineering will provide you with a streamlined and flexible degree to give you broad exposure across science and engineering disciplines, preparing you for the immediate next step in your professional journey.

Students select a specialized track in Bio- and ImmunoengineeringComputational Materials Modeling, or Polymer Science and Engineering. Each track consists of core graduate student offerings, in-depth courses along the theme of the specialization track, and elective courses in business or humanities.

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Elevate your career

Get equipped with the tools to take on leadership positions across industries.

Graduates of this program will be poised to take on highly skilled engineering positions. The program is also designed to provide an enhanced science and engineering background that will accelerate graduates’ ability to take on leadership roles across engineering firms, research and development, and in other industries (including healthcare, consulting, and manufacturing). Graduates of the MSME program will join the unparalleled global network of over 180,000 University of Chicago alumni.

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Discover your potential

Tackle complex technological problems that are important to society.

The program combines the deep analytical approach that has historically characterized science at the University of Chicago with a focus on developing new solutions to pressing global challenges. Our researchers develop new solutions in areas like clean water, systems engineering of energy, global environmental stewardship and climate change, rational design of drugs, and materials by design.

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Contact Us

For general inquiries about the MS program, please contact

David Taylor
Dean of Students
Phone: 773.834.2057