Jul 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Chemical Engineering BS / MS

Recommended Curriculum

First Year

Second Year

Total: 15

Total: 13

Third Year


Total: 19


Total: 14

Fourth Year


Total: 11


Total: 13

Fifth Year


Total: 10


Total: 10

Critical-Path Hours: 137

Additional Requirements:

Total Hours: 152

Students who are not adequately prepared for chemistry must take CHEM 1301  before enrolling in CHEM 1307 .
A high school physics course and a year of calculus are recommended as adequate preparation.
One CHE elective can be replaced by ME 2301 ECE 3301 , or any upper-level engineering course that is not similar in content to a required course.


Students who are not adequately prepared for calculus must take appropriate courses below before enrolling in MATH 1451 .

Graduate Core Course

Choose from the five graduate core courses:

Graduate Elective Course

One graduate level elective must be a CHE course, the other two may be in any area of engineering, science, or mathematics.

Master’s Thesis

CHE 5000  for non-thesis option plus one additional graduate elective or three CHE 7121  credits.

Creative Arts

Select a course that is simultaneously listed in the Creative Arts section of the core curriculum requirements and the section specifying courses that satisfy the multicultural requirement.