Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How long does the program take to complete?
A: The program requires 6 semesters at 2 classes and 1 seminar per semester.
Q: When can I start?
A: Students can initiate the program in the Fall, Spring or Summer semesters
Q: Who is my advisor or departmental contact?
A: Dr. Sarah Morgan (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Q: Does enrollment in the online program follow the standard academic calendar?
A: Yes, you’ll start and end classes on the same date as the in-person students do.
Q: Will there be any courses that have face-to-face requirements?
A:No. All courses are offered online, but some courses may have synchronous components that will be determined on a course-by-course basis (often in the form of chats or Web cam real-time meetings).
Q: Are the exams required to be proctored?
A: It is up to the instructor of a course if exams require a proctor. You should always read the content in the syllabus and on-line course site to determine if a proctor is needed. There is an application that must be completed at least 15 days prior to taking an exam.
Q: What about my work and personal constraints?
A: This program is designed to be flexible and meet your work and personal needs
Q: How much chemistry and math do I need?
A: We recommend Organic Chemistry and Calculus. We will work with you to provide (or direct you to) remedial coursework to help you succeed.