The MS degree in Chemical Engineering provides students with added depth in the technical aspects of the field and breadth through technical electives. This program prepares students for successful careers in high-tech fields.
- Master's non-thesis Program: a course-work based degree that provides students with added depth in the technical aspects of the field and breadth through elective courses and includes an independent project.
- Master's thesis program: a course and project-based degree that prepares students for a variety of career paths. Students complete both coursework and an independent research project that provides specialization in a sub-field of chemical engineering.
This program can be full time or part time. Full-time students can complete the non-thesis requirements in three semesters. This program is also a good option for working professionals looking to complete their master’s degree on a part-time basis.
For complete information, go to: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
Optional Practical Training (OPT)
International graduates of this major are approved by the Department of Homeland Security for three (3) years of work permission in the Unites Stated after graduation. Visit the Office of International Affairs website for more information.