Feb 06, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Chemical Engineering, B.S.CH.E

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(Leading to the Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering Degree)

Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.ABET.org


Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

See note 3

Senior Year

Total: 39

Fifth Year (MS Program)

See note 8


1 ENGR 1120  must be MATLAB.
2 This course not included in 128-hour curriculum.
3 Students must apply to the CHE Fast-Track MS program by the end of their second Junior term.

Six hours of Technical Electives can be from any of the following courses:

  1. Any College of Engineering course at the 3000 or 4000 level.
  2. Any BIOL/CHEM/ESS/MATH/PHYS at the 3000 or 4000 level.
  3. Any course with the prior approval of the ChE Undergraduate Program Coordinator. 
5 Six hours of ChE Technical Electives must come from two of the following courses:
  1. CHE 4245 - Clinical Immersion  
  2. CHE 4330 (5330) - Polymer Engineering  
  3. CHE 4335 - Fuel Cells  
  4. CHE 4340 - Introduction to Rheology   
  5. CHE 4440 - Protein Engineering  
  6. CHE 4550 - Green Engineering  
  7. CHE 4560 - Agile Manufacturing    
  8. CHE 4661 (5661) - Transport in Biochemical and Biological Processes  
  9. CHE 4973 - Special Topics in Chemical Engineering   
  10. CHE 4990 - Undergraduate Research  
6 Students enrolled in the Fast-Track BS/MS program must complete all requirements for both the BS and MS degrees as outlined in the Undergraduate and Graduate Catalogs, respectively. Students must meet all admission requirements to Graduate program.
7 Fast-Track ChE BS/MS students will register for CHE 4911  in which graduate research topics will be discussed.
8 Additional details to complete the BS/MS Fast-Track program are shown in the Graduate Catalog and are available in the Department of Chemical Engineering Office.

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