Chemical Engineering Core Requirements

Students are required to complete the following courses:

Chemical Engineering

  • CH210 Molecular Properties 
  • CH220 Material Balances 
  • CH260 Thermodynamics & Energy Balances
  • CH320 Phase Equilibria 
  • CH330 Transfer Process Fundamentals 
  • CH350 Chemical Engineering Laboratory (1 credits)
  • CH360 Chemical Reactor Analysis I 
  • CH370 Design of Transfer Process Equipment 
  • CH410 Chemical Engineering Laboratory (2 credits)
  • CH420 Process Economics & Conceptual Design 
  • CH460 Process Dynamics & Control 

Professional Experience

Students are required to complete the following Professional Experience:
ES499 Professional Experience (0 credits)

School of Engineering Common First Year

Students must complete the following courses in their first year:

  • CM131 General Chemistry I (4 credits)
  • CS141 Introduction to Computer Science (4 credits)
  • ES100 Introduction to Engineering Use of the Computer (2 credits)
  • ES110 Engineering & Society 
  • MA131 Calculus I 
  • MA132 Calculus II 
  • PH131 Physics I (4 credits)
  • PH132 Physics II (4 credits)

Chemical Engineering Core Electives

Students must complete the following courses:

Core Electives

  • BY160 Biology II - Cellular & Molecular Biology
  • CM132 General Chemistry II (4 credits)
  • CM241 Organic Chemistry I 
  • CM242 Organic Chemistry II 
  • CM244 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 
  • EC350 Economic Principles & Engineering Economics 
  • MA231 Calculus III 
  • MA232 Elementary Differential Equations 

Professional Electives

  • 1 x Mathematics (MA) elective
  • 2 x ES electives from two different areas (mechanics/electrical science/materials science)
  • 3 x engineering electives
  • 2 x technical electives (science/engineering/mathematics)
  • 2 x undesignated electives

Knowledge Area/University Course Electives

Students will have at least 18 credit hours available to use toward Knowledge Area and/or University Course electives to satisfy the Clarkson Common Experience requirements.

Free Electives

Students will have approximately 33 credit hours available to use toward courses of their choice.