To obtain a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering (materials concentration), students are required to complete the following courses:

Freshman Composition3-6
COLLEGE WRITING I
COLLEGE WRITING II
Humanities and Fine Arts9
Fine Art: Choose one3
ARH SURV:ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL
ARH SURV:RENAISSANCE-MODERN
ARH SUR:NON-WESTERN TRADITIONS
DRAWING: FOUNDATIONS
THEATRE APPRECIATION
INTRO TO MUSIC LITERATURE
Literature: Choose one or two 13-6
READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE I
READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE 2
MYTHOLOGY
Humanities: Choose one3
INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY
INTRO TO ETHICS
TECH, SCIENCE & HUMAN VALUES
INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC
Any 100 or 200 level Foreign Language 3
INTRO WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES
Mathematics and Natural Sciences12
Mathematics4
CALCULUS A 2
Natural Sciences8
GENERAL CHEMISTRY I
and GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB I
GEN PHYSICS W/CALCULUS I
and GENERAL PHYSICS LAB I
History and Social and Behavioral Sciences9
History: Choose one or two 13-6
WORLD HISTORY TO 1500
WORLD HISTORY SINCE 1500
UNITED STATES TO 1877
UNITED STATES SINCE 1877
Social and Behavioral Science: Choose one or two3-6
GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY I
INTRO TO SOCIOLOGY
ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL PROBLEMS
INTRO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY
MARRIAGE AND FAMILY
INTRO TO AMERICAN GOVERNMENT
INTRO TO COMPARATIVE POLITICS
WORLD REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY
PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
PRINC OF MACROECONOMICS
PRINC OF MICROECONOMICS
GLOBAL SYSTEMS AND CULTURES
Additional Basic Sciences Semester Hours
MA 172CALCULUS B4
MA 201CALCULUS C4
MA 238APPL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS3
CH 123
CH 126
GENERAL CHEMISTRY II
and GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB II
4
CH 331
CH 335
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
and ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LAB I
4
PH 112
PH 115
GEN PHYSICS W/CALC II
and GENERAL PHYSICS LAB II
4
CH 332ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II3
First Year Engineering
FYE 101CHARGER SUCCESS1
ENG 101INTRO COMPUTING ENGINEERS3
Chemical Engineering
EE 213ELECTRICAL CIRCUIT ANALYSIS I3
CHE 244INTRO TO CHEM ENGRG SYSTEMS3
MAE 271STATICS3
CHE 294NATURE & PROPERTIES OF MATLS3
CHE 295NATURE & PROPERTIES MATLS LAB1
BYS 311INTRO MOLECULAR UNDST BIO SYST3
CH 341PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY I3
CHE 342TRANSPORT PHENOMENA3
CHE 344CHEM ENGR THERMODYNAMICS3
MAE 310FLUID MECHANICS I3
CHE 347QUANTITATIVE MODELING FOR CHE3
CHE 439UNIT OPERATIONS I2
CHE 440UNIT OPERATIONS II2
CHE 441CHEM KINETICS & REACTOR DESIGN3
CHE 443MASS TRANSFER OPERATIONS3
CHE 445CHEMICAL PROCESS CONTROL3
CHE 446ANAL & DESIGN TRANSPORT EQUIP3
CHE 448CHEMICAL ENGINEERING DESIGN3
CHE 485PROCESS SAFETY & TOXICOLOGY3
Materials Concentration
CH 440POLYMER SYNTHESIS & CHARACTERI3
CHE 494APPLIED MATERIALS ENGINEERING3
CHE 495POLYMER ENGINEERING3
Total Semester Hours 128
1

 Students must take one literature and one history course. Students must also take either a second literature or history course to complete a sequence. (EH 207 + EH 208EH 209 + EH 210HY 103 + HY 104, or HY 221 + HY 222)

2

Based on Math placement, prerequisite (MA 112 and/or MA 113) Mathematics courses may be required. 

3

For choices see the World Languages and Culture department.

 

Suggested Schedule for Full-Time Students

Year 1
FallSemester Hours
MA 171CALCULUS A 4
CH 121GENERAL CHEMISTRY I 3
CH 125GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB I 1
FYE 101CHARGER SUCCESS 1
EH 101COLLEGE WRITING I 3
HFA/HSBS  3
 Term Semester Hours: 15
Spring
MA 172CALCULUS B 4
ENG 101INTRO COMPUTING ENGINEERS 3
CH 123GENERAL CHEMISTRY II 3
CH 126GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB II 1
EH 102COLLEGE WRITING II 3
HSBS/HFA  3
 Term Semester Hours: 17
Year 2
Fall
MA 201CALCULUS C 4
PH 111GEN PHYSICS W/CALCULUS I 3
PH 114GENERAL PHYSICS LAB I 1
CHE 201INTRO CHEMICAL ENGR PROCESS 2
CH 331ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I 3
CH 335ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LAB I 1
HSBS/HFA  3
 Term Semester Hours: 17
Spring
MA 238APPL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS 3
PH 112GEN PHYSICS W/CALC II 3
PH 115GENERAL PHYSICS LAB II 1
CHE 244INTRO TO CHEM ENGRG SYSTEMS 3
CH 332ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II 3
BYS 311INTRO MOLECULAR UNDST BIO SYST 3
 Term Semester Hours: 16
Year 3
Fall
MAE 271STATICS 3
CHE 347QUANTITATIVE MODELING FOR CHE 3
CH 341PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY I 3
CHE 294NATURE PROPERTIES OF MATLS 3
CHE 295NATURE PROPERTIES MATLS LAB 1
CH 440POLYMER SYNTHESIS CHARACTERI 3
 Term Semester Hours: 16
Spring
MAE 310FLUID MECHANICS I 3
CHE 342TRANSPORT PHENOMENA 3
EE 213ELECTRICAL CIRCUIT ANALYSIS I 3
CHE 344CHEM ENGR THERMODYNAMICS 3
HSBS/HFA  3
 Term Semester Hours: 15
Year 4
Fall
CHE 439UNIT OPERATIONS I 2
CHE 441CHEM KINETICS REACTOR DESIGN 3
CHE 443MASS TRANSFER OPERATIONS 3
CHE 446ANAL DESIGN TRANSPORT EQUIP 3
CHE 495POLYMER ENGINEERING 3
HSBS/HFA  3
 Term Semester Hours: 17
Spring
CHE 440UNIT OPERATIONS II 2
CHE 445CHEMICAL PROCESS CONTROL 3
CHE 448CHEMICAL ENGINEERING DESIGN 3
CHE 485PROCESS SAFETY TOXICOLOGY 3
CHE 494APPLIED MATERIALS ENGINEERING 3
HSBS/HFA  3
 Term Semester Hours: 17
 Total Semester Hours: 130