Major Requirements 2008-2009

1. Students are strongly encouraged to consult with the department about their course scheduling.

2. Complete the following pre-professional courses:

  • ChEn 170 Introduction to Chemical Engineering
  • ChEn 263 Prob. Solv. Tech. for Chemical Engineers
  • ChEn 273 Chemical Process Principles
  • CH EN 291 Preprofessional Seminar
  • Math 112 Calculus 1
  • Math 113 Calculus 2
  • MATH 302 Mathematics for Engineering 1
  • MATH 303 Mathematics for Engineering 2
  • Phscs 121 Principles of Physics
  • Phscs 220 Principles of Physics 3

And complete one of the following options:

Either

  • Chem 111 Principles of Chemistry
  • Chem 112 Principles of Chemistry

Or

  • Chem 105 General College Chemistry
  • Chem 106 General College Chemistry
  • Chem 107 General College Chemistry

3. Complete the following professional courses

  • ChEn 311 Chemical Engineering & Society
  • ChEn 373 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
  • ChEn 374 Fluid Mechanics
  • ChEn 376 Heat and Mass Transfer
  • ChEn 378 Science of Engineering Materials
  • ChEn 391 Chemical Engineering and Career Skills
  • ChEn 436 Process Control and Dynamics
  • ChEn 451 Chem. Engr. Plant Design
  • ChEn 475 Unit Operations 1
  • ChEn 476 Separations
  • ChEn 477 Unit Operations 2
  • ChEn 478 Chemical Reaction Engineering

4. Complete the following supporting courses:

  • Biol 100 Principles of Biology
  • CHEM 351 Organic Chemistry
  • CHEM 352 Organic Chemistry
  • CHEM 461 Physical Chemistry
  • ECON 110 : Economic Principles and Problems
  • Engl 316 Technical Writing
  • Stat 332 Statistics for Engineers and Scientists
  • 5. Complete technical electives (12 hours minimum) satisfying the following requirements:

Complete

2 hours of chemistry laboratory:

  • CHEM 353 Organic Chemistry Laboratory--Nonmajors
  • CHEM 464 Physical Chemistry Laboratory 1
  • CHEM 465 Physical Chemistry Laboratory 2

Complete 10 hours of advanced (300-level or above) engineering course work from any of the following departments: Chemical Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or the School of Technology. No more than 3 hours of Ch En 498R may be applied to the program.

6. Complete a basic competency exam (L3 Exam) administered by the Chemical Engineering Department