Degree Requirements

A minimum of 30 credits is required. Students must attain a minimum GPA of 3.0 in the core courses listed below, and a minimum overall GPA of 3.0.

Degree Options

M.S. in Chemical Engineering (courses only)

Core Courses
CHE 611Thermodynamics3
CHE 612Kinetics of Reactions and Reactor Design3
CHE 624Transport Phenomena I3
CHE 626Mathematical Methods in Chemical Engineering3
Elective Courses
Two electives in chemical engineering 6
Two electives in any engineering, science, or mathematics area including but not limited to chemical engineering6
Two Elective courses (any subject area)6
Total Credits30

M.S. in Chemical Engineering (students receiving departmental or research-based support)

Core Courses
CHE 611Thermodynamics3
CHE 612Kinetics of Reactions and Reactor Design3
CHE 624Transport Phenomena I3
CHE 626Mathematical Methods in Chemical Engineering3
Thesis 1
che 7016
Seminar
CHE 791Graduate Seminar 20
Elective Courses
One elective in Chemical Engineering3
One elective in Engineering, Science, or Mathematics area including but not limited to Chemical Engineering3
Two Elective courses (any subject area)6
Total Credits30

M.S. in Chemical Engineering (Master's thesis)

Core Courses
CHE 611Thermodynamics3
CHE 612Kinetics of Reactions and Reactor Design3
CHE 624Transport Phenomena I3
CHE 626Mathematical Methods in Chemical Engineering3
Thesis 1
che 7016
Seminar
CHE 791Graduate Seminar0
Elective Courses
One elective in Chemical Engineering3
One elective in any Engineering, Science, or Mathematics area including but not limited to Chemical Engineering3
Two elective courses (any subject area)6
Total Credits30