CHME - Curriculum


Sample Curriculum



Year 1

First Semester
Course # Course Name Hours
CHEM 113 Fundamental Chemistry I1 4
CHME 113 Intro to Chemical Engineering I 2
ENGR 10 Freshman Engineering Seminar 0
MATH 106 Analytic Geometry & Calculus I 5
  ACE Electives2 6
Total Credit Hours: 17
Second Semester
Course # Course Name Hours
CHEM 114 Fundamental Chemistry II 1 3
CHME 114 Intro to Chemical Engineering II 2
CSCE 155N Computer Science I: Engineering & Science Focus 3
MATH 107 Analytic Geometry & Calculus II 5
PHYS 211 General Physics I 4
Total Credit Hours: 16
1. The sequence CHEM 109, 110 is an acceptable alternative to CHEM 113, 114.
2. Choose one course each from ACE outcomes 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 elective courses outlined in the Undergraduate Bulletin.

Year 2

First Semester
Course # Course Name Hours
CHEM 261 Organic Chemistry 3
CHEM 263A Organic Chemistry Lab 1
CHME 202 Mass & Energy Balances 3
MECH 223 Engineering Statics 3
ENGR 20 Sophomore Engineering Seminar 0
MATH 208 Analytic Geometry & Calculus II 4
PHYS 212 General Physics II 4
Total Credit Hours: 18
Second Semester
Course # Course Name Hours
CHEM 262 Organic Chemistry 3
CHEM 264A Organic Chemistry Lab 1
CHME 223 Thermodynamics I 3
ELEC 211 Elements of Electrical Engineering 3
JGEN 200 Technical Communications I 3
MATH 221 Differential Equations 3
Total Credit Hours: 16

Year 3

First Semester
Course # Course Name Hours
CHEM 221 Elementary Quantitative Analysis 4
CHME 323 Thermodynamics II 3
CHME 331 Equilibrium Stage Operations 3
CHME 332 Transport Operations I 3
  ACE Elective 2 3
Total Credit Hours: 16
Second Semester
Course # Course Name Hours
Advanced Chemistry Elective3 3-4
CHME 312 Chemical Eng Computation 3
CHME 333 Transport Operations II 3
CHME 330 Chemical Engineering Lab I 3
  Oral Communications Elective4 3
Total Credit Hours: 15-
2. Choose one course each from ACE outcomes 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 elective courses outlined in the Undergraduate Bulletin.
3. Select from: CHEM 421, CHEM 431, CHEM 441, CHEM 471 or CHEM 481.
4. Choose from ALEC 102, JGEN 300, COMM 286, or ENGR 100 (SLO 2).

Year 4

First Semester
Course # Course Name Hours
CHME 442 Chemical Reactor Engineering & Design 3
CHME 452 Chemical Engineering Process
Economics & Optimization
3
CHME 462 Automatic Process Control 3
  Technical Elective5 3
  Technical Elective5 3
  ACE Elective2 3
Total Credit Hours: 18
Second Semester
Course # Course Name Hours
CHME 430 Chemical Engineering Lab II 4
CHME 453 Chemical Engineering Process Design 3
CHME 460 Automatic Process Control Lab 1
ENGR 400 Professional Ethics & Social
Responsibility
1
  Technical Electives5 3
  ACE Elective2 3
Total Credit Hours: 15
2. Choose one course each from ACE outcomes 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 elective courses outlined in the Undergraduate Bulletin.
5. The 9 hours of technical electives must include at least 3 credit hours of engineering science. All must be approved by the adviser.

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