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DEGREE Chemical Engineering, BS

molecule chemical engineering

Major in chemical engineering

As a chemical engineer, you can take advantage of advances in chemistry and biology to create new products, design chemical processes, develop energy resources, and protect the environment. As a chemical engineering major, you’ll dive into chemistry, biology, mathematics and physics and use that broad scientific training to work on a diverse set of problems involving chemical, physical and biological phenomena.

At a glance

Chemical and biological engineering department

75Percent
of our faculty have received early-career or young-investigator awards
6
undergraduate ranking among public universities
8
graduate ranking among public universities
View the Undergraduate Guide for information on requirements, four-year plans and more.

Chemical and biological engineering news

Research in chemical and biological engineering spans a wide range of techniques and approaches. For us, interdisciplinary collaboration is key! The result? Innovative research that addresses the most pressing challenges facing society today.

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