Chemical Engineering Degree

Students must also complete the Undergraduate Registration Requirement and the degree requirements of their home school.

Course Title
Requirements (48 units)
Core Courses (32 units) 1
4 mathematics courses
4 engineering analysis and computer proficiency courses
4 units of basic science: 2
General Physics
and General Physics
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 2
Accelerated General Chemistry 1
and Accelerated General Chemistry 2
Advanced General Inorganic Chemistry
and Advanced General Physical Chemistry
3 design and communications courses
5 basic engineering courses:
Analysis of Chemical Process Systems
Thermodynamics
Fluid Mechanics
Materials Science Principles
Probability and Statistics for Chemical Engineering
Statistics
7 social sciences/humanities courses
5 unrestricted electives
Major Program (16 units)
11 Required Courses:
Organic Chemistry
and Organic Chemistry
Phase Equilibrium and Staged Separations
Molecular & Cell Biology for Engineers 3
Kinetics and Reactor Engineering
Heat Transfer
Mass Transfer
Dynamics and Control of Chemical and Biological Processes
Chemical Engineering Laboratory
Process Economics, Design, & Evaluation
Chemical Engineering Design Projects
5 technical electives:
2 advanced chemical engineering courses from an approved list available from the department
1 engineering course from an approved list available from the department or 1 unit of independent study
1 advanced science or mathematics course from an approved list available from the department
1 engineering, advanced science, or mathematics course from an approved list available from the department