US News and World Report
Rankings of nutrition programs can be found
US News and World Report site has links to quite a few articles on issues related to graduate school.
"Careers in Science and Engineering: A Student Planning Guide to Grad School and Beyond" published by the National Academy of Sciences for a modest price.
"Planning for Graduate Work in Chemistry" published by the American Chemical Society. To obtain a printed copy, contact the Secretary on the Committee on Professional Training at
"What if Four Years of College Aren't Enough?" by David Moss and Kathleen Cornely (1995),
Journal of Chemical Education, 72, pp. 990-992.
"The Surprises of Graduate School" by D. Sawyer (1991)
Journal of Chemical Education, 68, pp. 211-214.
"Is a PhD in Chemistry Worth the Effort?" by C. E. Meloan (1993)
Journal of Chemical Education, 70, p. 469.
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute has five-year fellowships for students pursuing doctoral degrees in the biological sciences.
University of Connecticut has a two-year masters program in synthetic organic chemistry in partnership with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals. The first year is supported by a teaching fellowship, the second by a research assistantship.
The faculty at MIT have compiled a useful
web site that offers advice for students considering graduate school in chemistry.
The Mayo Clinic runs a post-bac program, for more information, click
Information about the NIH post-bac program is available from the
NIH web site.