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BA Molecular Engineering (Quantum)

 Course Level
Bachelors / UG
 Type
Full Time

 Duration
4 Years
 Start month
August

 Tuition fee

International
76000 USD
National
76000 USD

Application fee

International 75 USD
National 75 USD
Department
The Institute for Molecular Engineering
Scores accepted
IELTS (min)7
TOEFL-IBT (min)100
TOEFL-PBT (min)600
SAT (avg)1590
ACT (avg)35
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About this course

The Institute for Molecular Engineering (IME) is founded on the principle of collaborative problem-solving, not rigid academic disciplines. It is at the forefront of an emerging field that has the potential to address fundamental problems of societal import. This exciting new field involves the incorporation of synthetic molecular building blocks into functional systems that will impact technologies from advanced medical therapies to quantum computing.

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Eligibility Criteria

The documents necessary for a valid application are mentioned in the "How to Apply" Section.

Transcripts, test scores, secondary school reports, and recommendations are considered official only if they come directly from your school, teachers, counselors, or other recommenders. Any of these materials submitted by the applicant are unofficial, and won’t count toward our application requirements.

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Course Modules

Summary of Requirements for the Major in Molecular Engineering: Quantum Track

GENERAL EDUCATION
PHYS 13100-13200 Mechanics; Electricity and Magnetism (or higher)

One of the following sequences: 
MATH 13100-13200 Elementary Functions and Calculus I-II (requires a grade of A- or higher)
MATH 15100-15200 Calculus I-II 
MATH 16100-16200 Honors Calculus I-II

MAJOR

  • PHYS 13300 Waves, Optics, and Heat (or higher) 
  • One of the following: 
    MATH 13300 Elementary Functions and Calculus III (requires a grade of A- or higher)
    MATH 15300 Calculus III
    MATH 16300 Honors Calculus III
    PHYS 22000 Introduction to Mathematical Methods in Physics
  • CHEM 10100 & 10200 & 11300 Introductory General Chemistry I and Introductory General Chemistry II and Comprehensive General Chemistry III (or higher) 
  • One of the following: 
    PHYS 22100 Mathematical Methods in Physics
    MATH 20500 Analysis in Rn III
    MATH 20900 Honors Analysis in Rn III
  • PHYS 15400 Modern Physics 
  • PHYS 23400-23500 Quantum Mechanics I-II 
  • MENG 26020 Engineering Electrodynamics 
  • MENG 26030 Introduction to Engineering Analysis 
  • One of the following sets of two courses: 
  1. MENG 26201-26202 Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics I-II OR
  2. PHYS 19700 Statistical and Thermal Physics AND PHYS 23600 Solid State Physics OR PHYS 25000 Computational Physics OR CHEM 26300 Chemical Kinetics and Dynamics OR
  3. CHEM 26200 Thermodynamics AND PHYS 23600 Solid State Physics OR PHYS 25000 Computational Physics OR CHEM 26300 Chemical Kinetics and Dynamics
  • MENG 29501 Undergraduate Research Colloquium
  • MENG 29500 Engineering Design 
  • Three advanced electives selected in consultation with the Quantum Track advisor.

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How to Apply

The following Application Materials are to be submitted by the student to be considered for Undergraduate Admission:

  • Application For Admission: UChicago accepts the Coalition Application, Universal Application, or Common Application
  • Application Fee ($75) or Automatic Fee Waiver
  • Secondary School Report and Transcript
  • Two Teacher Evaluations
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • Midyear Report (first-year applicants only)
  • English Language Proficiency Test Scores (international applicants only) (PBT: 600, IBT: 100, IELTS: 7.0)
  • College Official's Report and Transcript (transfer students only)

Optional Components

  • Financial Aid Application
  • Interview
  • Supplemental Materials

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