Chemical Engineering

About the Program

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Students gain advanced knowledge of chemical engineering theory and its relationship to related engineering processes, including biochemical; biomolecular; biomedical; biotechnology; catalysis, colloid and surface science; computational modeling; environmental; fluid mechanics and rheology; materials processing; nanotechnology; polymers; thin films; process control; process design; separations; transport phenomena; thermodynamics; and modeling. Students graduate with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in chemical engineering.

Degree Type
Departmentally-Based Graduate Program
Degrees Offered
M.Engr. Plan II
M.S. Plan I
Ph.D. Plan B
Lead Dean

College of Engineering

Major Code

Admissions and Fellowship Information

Admission Deadlines
General: Jan 15, 2024
Space Available: Jun 1, 2024
Internal Fellowship Deadlines
Prospective Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2024
Continuing Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2024

Program Contact Information

Primary Program Contacts

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator
Ryan Gorsiski
(530) 752-7952 |

Graduate Program Chair

Graduate Program Chair
Jennifer Curtis

Department Chair
Tonya Kuhl
(530) 867-3180 |

Additional Contacts

Program Contacts

Advisor: Admissions and Primary Contact
Jennifer Curtis
Chemical Engineering

Advisor: Admissions and General
Somen Nandi
Chemical Engineering