Chemical Engineering Minor

For the minor, 16–18 semester hours are required, excluding prerequisite courses. Students outside the Department of Chemical Engineering who wish to minor in Chemical Engineering must complete the following:

Prerequisite Courses—Chemical Engineering Minor Hours
Choose one of the following two courses: 5
CHEM 112—General College Chemistry I (5)  
CHEM 116—Honors General Chemistry I (5)  
   
CHEM 342—Physical Chemistry I 3
   
Choose one of the following two courses: 3
CS 108—Fortran Programming for Engineers with MatLab (3)  
CS 109—C/C++ Programming for Engineers with MatLab (3)  
   
MATH 180—Calculus I 5
MATH 181—Calculus II 5
MATH 210—Calculus III 3
MATH 220—Introduction to Differential Equations 3
PHYS 141—General Physics I (Mechanics) 4
PHYS 142—General Physics II (Electricity and Magnetism) 4
Total Hours—Prerequisites for Chemical Engineering Minor 35
   
Required Courses—Chemical Engineering Minor Hours
CHE 210—Material and Energy Balances 4
CHE 301—Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics 3
CHE 321—Chemical Reaction Engineering 3
   
Choose one of the following two courses: 3–4
CHE 311—Transport Phenomena I (3)  
ME 211—Fluid Mechanics I (4)  
   
Choose one of the following three courses: 3–4
CHE 312—Transport Phenomena II (3)  
ME 321—Heat Transfer (4)  
CHE 313—Transport Phenomena III (3)  
Total Hours—Required Courses for Chemical
Engineering Minor
16–18
 
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