Molecular engineering & nanotechnology course requirements

For more information, view the technical electives for specific tracks. 

Freshman Year

First Semester
Course # Course name Cr
MAT 2010 Calculus I 4
CHM 1225 (PS) General Chemistry I for Engineers 3
CHM 1230 General Chemistry I Laboratory 1
ENG 1020  (BC) Introductory College Writing 3
BE 1200 (CL) Basic Engineering I – Design in Engineering 3
Total Credits        14
Second Semester
Course # Course name Cr
MAT 2020 Calculus II 4
CHM 1240 Organic Chemistry I 4
CHM 1250 Organic Chemistry I Laboratory 1
PHY 2175 (PS) University Physics for Engineers I 4
BE 1500 Introduction to Programming and Computation for Engineers 3
Total Credits   16

Sophomore Year

First Semester
Course # Course name Cr
MAT 2030 Calculus III 4
PHY 2185 University Physics for Engineers II 4
BE 1300 Basic Engineering II: Materials Science for Eng. Applications 3
BE 1310 Basic Engineering II: Materials Science for Eng. Applications Lab 1
BIO 1510 (LS) Basic Life Mechanisms 3
PHI 1120 (PL) Professional Ethics 3
Total Credits   18
Second Semester
Course # Course name Cr
MAT 2150 Differential Equations and Matrix Algebra 4
CHE 2800 Material and Energy Balances 4
BE 2100 Basic Engineering III: Probability and Statistics in Engineering for Engineering Application 3
CHM 2225 Organic Chemistry II for Engineers 3
ECO 2020 (SS) Principles of Macroeconomics 3
  Critical Thinking Exam 0
Total Credits   17

Junior Year

First Semester
Course # Course name Cr
CHE 3200 Fluid Flow & Heat Transfer 4
CHE 3300 Thermodynamics: Chemical Equilibria 4
  Foreign Culture Elective 3
ENG 3050 (IC) Technical Communication I: Report Writing 3
  (HS) Historical Studies Elective 3
Total Credits         17
Second Semester
Course # Course name Cr
CHE 3220 Measurements Laboratory 2
CHE 3400 Kinetics and Reactor Design 4
CHE 4260 Chemical Engineering Seminar I 0
CHE 3800 Mass Transfer and Separation Processes 4
ENG 3060 (OC) Technical Communication II: Writing & Speaking 3
CHM 5440 Physical Chemistry II 4
Total Credits              17

Senior Year

First Semester
Course # Course name Cr
CHE 5811 Research Preparation II 1
CHE 3820 Chemical Engineering Laboratory 2
CHE 4200 Product and Process Design 3
CHE 4600 Process Dynamics and Simulation 3
CHE 4860 Chemical Engineering Seminar II 1
  Chemical Engineering Technical Elective 4
Total Credits   14
Second Semester
Course # Course name Cr
  Chemical Engineering Technical Elective 3
CHE 6810 (WI) Chemical Engineering Research Project 4
MSE 5650 Surface Science 3
  (VP) Visual & Performing Arts Elective 3
  (AI) American Society and Institutions Elective 4
Total Credits         17
Total Credits                                                                                                                            130