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Chemical Engineering

College of Engineering

CSULB students and faculty prepare for launch

CH E Programs

Bachelor of Science In Chemical Engineering (code CHE_BS01) (131 units)

Requirements

Lower Division:

  • Take all the following courses:
    • CH E 200 Chemical Engineering Fundamentals (3)
    • CH E 210 Computer Methods in Chem Engineering (3)
    • CH E 220 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics I (3)
    • CHEM 111A General Chemistry (5)
    • CHEM 111B General Chemistry (5)
    • C E 205 Analytical Mechanics I (Statics) (3)
    • EE 211 Fundamentals of Electric Circuits (3)
    • ENGR 101 Introduction to Engineering Profession (1)
    • ENGR 102 Academic Success Skills (1)
    • CH E 100 Introduction to Chemical Engineering (1)
    • MATH 122 Calculus I (4)
    • MATH 123 Calculus II (4)
    • MATH 224 Calculus III (4)
    • PHYS 151 Mechanics and Heat (4)
  • Take one of the following choices:
    • PHYS 152 Electricity and Magnetism (4)
  • or both of the following:
    • EE 210 Electro Magnetic Foundations in EE (3)
    • EE 210L Electro Magnetic Foundations in EE Lab (1)
  • Take one course from the following:
    • BIOL 200 General Biology (4)
    • CHEM 251 Quantitative Analysis (4)
    • MICR 200 Gen Microbiology for Health Professionals (4)

Upper Division:

  • Take all the following courses:
    • CH E 320 Fluids (3)
    • CH E 330 Separation Processes (4)
    • CH E 410 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics II (3)
    • CH E 420 Heat and Mass Transport (3)
    • CH E 430 Chemical Reactor Kinetics (3)
    • CH E 440 Chemical Engineering Laboratory I (2)
    • CH E 450 Chemical Engineering Laboratory II (2)
    • CH E 460 Chemical Process Control (3)
    • CH E 470 Chemical Engineering Design (4)
    • CHEM 377B Fundamentals in Physical Chemistry II (3)
    • MATH 370A Applied Mathematics I (3)
  • Take one of the following pairs of choices:
    • CHEM 320A Organic Chemistry (3)
    • CHEM 320B Organic Chemistry (5)
  • or
    • 322A Organic Chemistry (3)
    • 323A Organic Chemistry Laboratory (1)
    • 322B Organic Chemistry (3)
    • 323B Organic Chemistry Laboratory (1)
  • or
    • CHEM 327 Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry (3)
    • Approved laboratory science (4)
  • Take six units from the following courses:
    • CH E 300, 415, 437, 445, 455, 465, 475, 480, 485, 490;
  • Take three units of the following:
    • Approved ECON elective course or C E 406;
  • Take three units of the following:
    • Approved engineering elective or C E 406.

All students must show evidence of having attempted FE exam prior to graduation. Those who pass the FE exam can waive 3 units of engineering elective.

Bachelor of Science In Engineering Technology, Option in Environmental Technology (code ET__BS06)

For requirements, see the description in the Engineering Technology Programs section of this Catalog.

Minor in Environmental Engineering (code COE_UM01)

For requirements, see the description in the College of Engineering section of this Catalog.

Certificate in Safety Operations (code ET__CT02)

Advisor - Larry K. Jang (Chemical Engineering)

Department Office - EN2 101

Telephone - (562) 985-2260

This interdisciplinary certificate is designed to prepare students for safety positions that require a strong background in the technology of safe industrial environments.

Requirements

  • 1. May be earned concurrently with or subsequent to the baccalaureate degree.
  • 2. Open to all majors who have fulfilled the required prerequisites as stated below.
  • 3. Requires a total of 24 units as specified below:
    • A. Completion of supporting technical courses chosen in consultation with an advisor.
    • B. 24 units are required from the following courses:
      • ET 307, 309, 311, 319, 329, 329L, 409, 410.
  • 4. Any deviation from this program requires the written permission of the program advisor.