Chemical Physics Doctor of Philosophy

About us

The Chemical Physics Program at The Ohio State University is one of the country's largest, most comprehensive and exciting. Our faculty members are doing innovative work on all of the atomic and molecular properties of matter, our facilities are modern and extensive, and our research environment is challenging.

These qualities combine to make Ohio State's program in chemical physics one of your best choices as you seek the training and skills necessary to succeed as an interdisciplinary scientist.  

We encourage you, if possible, to visit the campus for a firsthand look at our facilities and the people who could be a part of your career in chemical physics. We think that you will find our program at Ohio State to be exceptionally strong and stimulating.

All students admitted to the Chemical Physics program are offered full tuition support and a generous stipend, either as a Graduate Teaching Associate (GTA) or through a fellowship offer.

For more information, go to Chemical Physics Program.

Optional Practical Training (OPT)

International graduates of this major are approved by the Department of Homeland Security for three (3) years of work permission in the United States after graduation. Visit the Office of International Affairs website for more information.