Required Courses

A program is available for qualified BS chemists and physicists that will permit them to earn an MS in Chemical Engineering in 4 semesters. During the course of study, the student will take almost all the required courses in the chemical engineering undergraduate curriculum, as well as the chemical engineering graduate level courses required for the MS program. A typical program, which may be altered depending on the background of the student, is given below. 

  • First Semester:
    • Directed Study in Chemical Engineering Principles I (CH501)
    • Chemical Engineering Analysis (CH561)
    • Graduate Elective
    • Seminar (CH610)
  • Second Semester:
    • Directed Study in Chemical Engineering Principles II (CH502)
    • Advanced Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics (CH571)
    • Graduate Elective
    • Seminar (CH610)
  • Third Semester:
    • Transport Phenomena (CH560)
    • Thesis (CH611)
  • Fourth Semester:
    • Chemical Reactor Analysis II (CH546)
    • Thesis (CH611)