To obtain a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering (biotechnology option), 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 SUR: ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL
ARH SUR: RENAISSANCE-MODERN
ARH SUR: WORLD ART
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
INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC
TECH, SCIENCE & HUMAN VALUES
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
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 Mathematics and 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
PH 112GEN PHYSICS W/CALC II3
PH 115GENERAL PHYSICS LAB II1
CH 331
CH 335
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
and ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LAB I
4
CH 332ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II3
Engineering
FYE 101ECHARGER SUCCESS - ENGINEERING1
EGR 101INTRO COMPUTING ENGINEERS3
EGR 299ENGINEERING MENTORING I0
EGR 399ENGINEERING MENTORING II0
Chemical Engineering
CHE 201INTRO CHEMICAL ENGR PROCESS2
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 351PHYS CHEM IN PRACTICE3
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 443TRANSPORT PROCESSES3
CHE 445CHEMICAL PROCESS CONTROL3
CHE 446ANAL & DESIGN TRANSPORT EQUIP3
CHE 448CHEMICAL ENGINEERING DESIGN3
CHE 485PROCESS SAFETY & TOXICOLOGY3
Biotechnology Concentration
CH 361GENERAL BIOCHEMISTRY3
CHE 460INTRO TO BIOPROCESS ENGRG3
CHE 461BIOSEPARATIONS3
Technical Elective
Select one course: EE 213, ISE 390, CE 456 or course approved by CHE Department3
Total Semester Hours 130
 

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
EGR 101INTRO COMPUTING ENGINEERS 3
EH 101COLLEGE WRITING I 3
HSBS/HFA See Charger Foundations Areas II and IV  3
 Term Semester Hours: 17
Spring
MA 172CALCULUS B 4
PH 111GEN PHYSICS W/CALCULUS I 3
PH 114GENERAL PHYSICS LAB I 1
CH 123GENERAL CHEMISTRY II 3
CH 126GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB II 1
FYE 101ECHARGER SUCCESS - ENGINEERING 1
EH 102COLLEGE WRITING II 3
 Term Semester Hours: 16
Year 2
Fall
MA 201CALCULUS C 4
CH 331ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I 3
CH 335ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LAB I 1
PH 112GEN PHYSICS W/CALC II 3
PH 115GENERAL PHYSICS LAB II 1
EGR 299ENGINEERING MENTORING I 0
CHE 201INTRO CHEMICAL ENGR PROCESS 2
HSBS/HFA See Charger Foundations Areas II and IV  3
  
 Term Semester Hours: 17
Spring
MA 238APPL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS 3
CH 332ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II 3
CH 351PHYS CHEM IN PRACTICE 3
BYS 311INTRO MOLECULAR UNDST BIO SYST 3
CHE 244INTRO TO CHEM ENGRG SYSTEMS 3
 Term Semester Hours: 15
Year 3
Fall
EGR 399ENGINEERING MENTORING II 0
MAE 271STATICS 3
CHE 294NATURE PROPERTIES OF MATLS 3
CHE 295NATURE PROPERTIES MATLS LAB 1
CHE 344CHEM ENGR THERMODYNAMICS 3
CHE 347QUANTITATIVE MODELING FOR CHE 3
CH 361GENERAL BIOCHEMISTRY 3
 Term Semester Hours: 16
Spring
CHE 342TRANSPORT PHENOMENA 3
MAE 310FLUID MECHANICS I 3
CHE 439UNIT OPERATIONS I 2
CHE 441CHEM KINETICS REACTOR DESIGN 3
Technical Elective (EE 213, ISE 390, CE 456 or approved by CHE Dept)  3
HSBS/HFA See Charger Foundations Areas II and IV  3
 Term Semester Hours: 17
Year 4
Fall
CHE 440UNIT OPERATIONS II 2
CHE 443TRANSPORT PROCESSES 3
CHE 446ANAL DESIGN TRANSPORT EQUIP 3
CHE 460INTRO TO BIOPROCESS ENGRG 3
HSBS/HFA See Charger Foundations Areas II and IV  6
 Term Semester Hours: 17
Spring
CHE 445CHEMICAL PROCESS CONTROL 3
CHE 448CHEMICAL ENGINEERING DESIGN 3
CHE 485PROCESS SAFETY TOXICOLOGY 3
CHE 461BIOSEPARATIONS 3
HSBS/HFA See Charger Foundations Areas II and IV  3
 Term Semester Hours: 15
 Total Semester Hours: 130