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Chemical Engineering

Our Academics

Applying knowledge of chemistry, physics, biology and mathematics, chemical engineers create new products and processes in fields ranging from manufacturing and healthcare to food processing and environmental health and safety. The Department of Chemical Engineering offers B.S.E., M.E., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in chemical engineering. The department is also part of the interdisciplinary program in Biomedical Engineering, offering both undergraduate and graduate degrees. 

Undergraduate Program:


Chemical Engineering, B.S.E

Chemical engineers lead new developments in medicine, advanced materials, energy, consumer products, manufacturing and environmental solutions.

Our 131 semester-hour undergraduate explores wide-ranging topics including mathematics, chemistry, biology and physics. Our B.S.E. program prepares you for a career in chemical process industries or advanced degrees in chemical engineering, medicine, law or business. Undergraduate students also can choose to follow concentrations in biomolecular engineering, interdisciplinary engineering, materials or energy.

New graduates may work in: manufacturing, healthcare, food processing, and environmental health and safety.

Graduate Programs:

Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.