Chemical Engineering Curriculum

Practice Concentration: 128 hours total

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

Course Hours
Total Credit Hours17
CHE 1101Intro to CHE & PTE*1
CH 1213Fund. of Chemistry3
CH 1211Inv. in Chemistry1
MA 1713Calculus I3
EN 1103English Comp. I3
Social Science Elective3
Humanities Elective3

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

Course Hours
Total Credit Hours16
CHE 2213CHE Analysis**3
CH 1223Fund. of Chemistry3
CH 1221Inv. in Chemistry1
MA 1723Calculus II3
PH 2213Physics I3
EN 1113English Comp. II3
 

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

Course Hours
Total Credit Hours16
CHE 2114Mass and Energy Balances4
CHE 3203Fluid Flow Ops*3
MA 2733Calculus III3
Social Science Elective3
Humanities Elective3

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

Course Hours
Total Credit Hours15
CHE 3113Thermo I3
IE 3913Engineering Economy I3
MA 2743Calculus IV3
MA 3253Differential Equations3
Fine Arts Elective 3

Junior Year - Fall Semester

Course Hours
Total Credit Hours16
CHE 3123CHE Thermo II3
CHE 3413Engineering Materials*3
CH 4513Organic Chemistry I3
CH 4511Organic Chem. Lab I1
ChE or Chemistry Elective3
CH/CHE/Technical Elective3

Junior Year - Spring Semester

Course Hours
Total Credit Hours15
CH 4523Organic Chemistry II3
CHE 3213Heat Transfer Ops**3
CHE 3222CHE Lab I**2
CHE 3223Separations**3
CHE 3331Professional Dev. Seminar**1
GE 3513Technical Writing3

Senior Year - Fall Semester

Course Hours
Total Credit Hours15
CHE 3232CHE Lab II*2
CHE 4113CHE Reactor Design*3
CHE 4134CHE Process Design*4
CHE or Chemistry Elective3
ECE 3413 or EM 2413Intro to Circuits or Engineering Mechanics I¥3
 

Senior Year - Spring Semester

Course Hours
Total Credit Hours18
CHE 4223Process Controls**3
CHE 4233CHE Plant Design**3
CHE 4633Process Safety**3
CH/CHE/Technical Elective3
PH 2223Physics II***3
CHE or Chemistry Elective3

* Only taught during fall semester
** Only taught during spring semester
*** Approved substitutes for PH 2223 Physics II are IE 4613, IE 4623, MA 4373, MA 4523, MA 4533, MA 4543, MA 4573 or CHE 4313 Transport Phenomena
¥ Students may choose between EM 2413 Engineering Mechanics I or ECE 3413 Electrical Engineering Systems. Please note, however that ECE 3413 requires PH 2223 Physics II as a prerequisite.

CH/CHE/Technical Elective denotes that a Chemistry (CH), Chemical Engineering (CHE) or Technical Elective may be taken in the designated semester. A student following the Practice Concentration must complete ONE Chemical Engineering Elective, ONE Chemistry Elective and two Technical Electives. A list of approved Technical Electives is distributed each semester prior to registration for the next semester.

(Rev. April 14, 2018)