Molecular engineering & nanotechnology course requirements

Curriculum effective Fall 2018.

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

Freshman Year

First Semester
Course # Course name Cr
MAT 2010 Calculus I (QE) 4
CHM 1225 General Chemistry (NSI) 3
CHM 1230 General Chemistry Lab (NSI) 1
ENG 1020  (BC) Introductory College Writing 3
BE 1200 Basic Engineering – 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 Lab 1
PHY 2175 University Physics for Engineers I (NSI) 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
BE 1300 Materials Science for Eng. Applications 3
BE 1310 Materials Science for Eng. Applications Lab 1
CHE 2800 Material and Energy Balances 4
CHM 2225 Organic Chemistry II for Engineers 3
Total Credits   15
Second Semester
Course # Course name Cr
MAT 2150 Differential Equations and Matrix Algebra 4
PHY 2185 University Physics for Engineers II 4
CHE 3100 Transport Phenomena I 3
BE 2100 Basic Engineering: Probability and Statistics in Engineering 3
ECO 2020 (SI) Principles of Macroeconomics 3-4
Total Credits   17-18

Junior Year

First Semester
Course # Course name Cr
CHE 3300 Thermodynamics: Chemical Equilibra 4
CHE 3600 Transport Phenomena II 3
ENG 3050 (IC) Technical Communication I: Report Writing 3
BIO 1510 Basic Life Mechanism 3-4
PHI 1120 (CI) Professional Ethics 3
Total Credits         16-17
Second Semester
Course # Course name Cr
CHE 3220 Measurements Laboratory 2
CHE 3400 Kinetics and Reactor Design 4
CHE 3800 Separation Processes 3
CHM 5440 Physical Chemistry II 4
CHM 4260 Chemical Engineering Seminar I 0
ENG 3060 (OC) Technical Communication II: Writing & Speaking 3
Total Credits              16

Senior Year

First Semester
Course # Course name Cr
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 3
CHE 5811 Research Preparation II 1
  (DEI) Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 3
Total Credits   16
Second Semester
Course # Course name Cr
MSE 5650 Surface Science 3
CHE 6810 Chemical Engineering Research Project 4
  Chemical Engineering Technical Elective 3
  (GL) Global Learning 3
  (CIV) Civic Literacy 3
Total Credits         16
Total Credits                                                                                                                            126-128