Program Educational Objectives

The Educational Objectives of the Chemical Engineering Programs are to produce chemical and biomolecular engineering alumni who:

  1. Draw readily on a rigorous education in mathematics, physics, chemistry, and biology in addition to the fundamentals of chemical engineering to solve creatively problems in chemical and biological technology.
  2. Incorporate social, ethical, environmental and economical considerations, including the concept of sustainable development, into chemical and biomolecular engineering practice.
  3. Work collaboratively in multidisciplinary teams to tackle complex multifaceted problems that may require different approaches and viewpoints to arrive at a successful solution.
  4. Pursue careers in chemical and biomolecular engineering and related fields as demonstrated by professional success at positions within industry, government, or academia.