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Nanotechnology is a highly interdisciplinary field. A bachelor's degree in any of the following fields is appropriate: physics, chemistry, bioengineering, materials science, electrical engineering, systems engineering, mechanical engineering, engineering and applied science. The structure allows students to match their background and interests to the curriculum in preparation for exciting new challenges.

The application deadline is
November 15
March 15


Local undergraduates with strong science, math, or engineering backgrounds can apply by the end of their Junior year through the submatriculation process. Please see you college advisor for more details.

University of Pennsylvania

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS)
The Arts and Sciences College (SAS)
The College of Liberal and Professional Studies (LPS)

External Submatriculation Program (4+1)

Bryn Mawr College
Haverford College

Admission is based on a variety of factors including your school, degree & grades, test scores, personal statement, recommendations as well as prior work/research experience. Only complete applications will be considered. Once a decision is made you will receive an email notifying you that your decision is ready to be viewed online via CollegeNet.

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