SEMESTER 1

Semester 1
Course Credits
CHEM 110 - Chemical Principles I (GN)

CHEM 110 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
CHEM 111 - Experimental Chemistry I (GN)
1.0
ECON 102 - Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS)

ECON 102 Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 104 - Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS)

ECON 104 Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
EDSGN 100 - Introduction to Engineering Design
3.0
First-Year Seminar (FYS)
1.0
MATH 140 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry I (GQ)

MATH 140 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 140E - Calculus with Engineering Applications I (GQ)

MATH 140E Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
TOTAL CREDITS 15.0

SEMESTER 2

Semester 2
Course Credits
CHEM 112 - Chemical Principles II (GN)
3.0
CHEM 113 - Experimental Chemistry II (GN)
1.0
ENGL 015 - Rhetoric and Composition (GWS)

ENGL 015 Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 030 - Honors Freshman Composition (GWS)

ENGL 030 Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
  • ‡ Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
or ESL 015 - ESL / Composition for American Academic Communication II (GWS)

ESL 015 Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
MATH 141 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry II (GQ)

MATH 141 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 141E - Calculus with Engineering Applications II (GQ)

MATH 141E Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
PHYS 211 - General Physics: Mechanics (GN)

PHYS 211 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
TOTAL CREDITS 15.0

SEMESTER 3

Semester 3
Course Credits
Arts Elective (GA)
or Humanities Elective (GH)
or Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective (GS)
3.0
CHEM 210 - Organic Chemistry I
3.0
MATH 230 - Calculus and Vector Analysis

MATH 230 Notes

  • ¶ The Department of Chemical Engineering strongly recommends that students complete both MATH 230 and MATH 251 before taking CH E 210 and CH E 220. However, if both courses are not available, students should take either MATH 230 or MATH 251 before taking CH E 210 and CH E 220. Students may then take the remaining math course, MATH 230 or MATH 251, concurrently with CH E 210 and CH E 220. Students should NOT take both MATH 230 and MATH 251 concurrently with CH E 210 and CH E 220.
4.0
MATH 251 - Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations

MATH 251 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • ¶ The Department of Chemical Engineering strongly recommends that students complete both MATH 230 and MATH 251 before taking CH E 210 and CH E 220. However, if both courses are not available, students should take either MATH 230 or MATH 251 before taking CH E 210 and CH E 220. Students may then take the remaining math course, MATH 230 or MATH 251, concurrently with CH E 210 and CH E 220. Students should NOT take both MATH 230 and MATH 251 concurrently with CH E 210 and CH E 220.
4.0
PHYS 212 - General Physics: Electricity and Magnetism (GN)

PHYS 212 Notes

  • # Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for entrance to this major.
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4.0
TOTAL CREDITS 18.0

SEMESTER 4

Semester 4
Course Credits
Arts Elective (GA)
or Humanities Elective (GH)
or Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective (GS)
3.0
CH E 210 - Introduction to Material Balances

CH E 210 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • ¶ The Department of Chemical Engineering strongly recommends that students complete both MATH 230 and MATH 251 before taking CH E 210 and CH E 220. However, if both courses are not available, students should take either MATH 230 or MATH 251 before taking CH E 210 and CH E 220. Students may then take the remaining math course, MATH 230 or MATH 251, concurrently with CH E 210 and CH E 220. Students should NOT take both MATH 230 and MATH 251 concurrently with CH E 210 and CH E 220.
  • § Course requires a grade of 'C' or better before enrolling in the next higher course.
3.0
CH E 220 - Introduction to Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

CH E 220 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
  • ¶ The Department of Chemical Engineering strongly recommends that students complete both MATH 230 and MATH 251 before taking CH E 210 and CH E 220. However, if both courses are not available, students should take either MATH 230 or MATH 251 before taking CH E 210 and CH E 220. Students may then take the remaining math course, MATH 230 or MATH 251, concurrently with CH E 210 and CH E 220. Students should NOT take both MATH 230 and MATH 251 concurrently with CH E 210 and CH E 220.
  • § Course requires a grade of 'C' or better before enrolling in the next higher course.
3.0
CHEM 212 - Organic Chemistry II
3.0
CHEM 213 - Laboratory in Organic Chemistry
2.0
Health and Physical Activity Elective (GHA)

GHA Notes

  • ∇ Students who complete the ROTC Program may substitute 3 ROTC credits for the GHA requirement and 3 ROTC credits for a limited elective.
1.5
TOTAL CREDITS 15.5

SEMESTER 5

Semester 5
Course Credits
Arts Elective (GA)
or Humanities Elective (GH)
or Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective (GS)
3.0
B M B 251 - Molecular and Cell Biology I
3.0
CH E 320 - Phase and Chemical Equilibria

CH E 320 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
CH E 330 - Process Fluid Mechanics

CH E 330 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
ENGL 202C - Effective Writing: Technical Writing (GWS)

ENGL 202C Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3.0
Professional Elective 1

Professional Elective Notes

  • ∇ Students who complete the ROTC Program may substitute 3 ROTC credits for the GHA requirement and 3 ROTC credits for a professional elective.
  • ⇑ Select from department list.
3.0
TOTAL CREDITS 18.0

SEMESTER 6

Semester 6
Course Credits
CAS 100A - Effective Speech (GWS)

CAS 100A Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
  • ‡ Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
or CAS 100B - Effective Speech (GWS)

CAS 100B Notes

  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
  • ‡ Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
3.0
CH E 300 - Professional Development Seminar

CH E 300 Notes

  • Σ Course offered at University Park in spring semester only.
1.0
CH E 340 - Introduction to Biomolecular Engineering
3.0
CH E 350 - Process Heat Transfer

CH E 350 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
CH E 360 - Mathematical Modeling in Chemical Engineering
3.0
CHEM 457 - Experimental Physical Chemistry
2.0
CHEM 466 - Molecular Thermodynamics
3.0
TOTAL CREDITS 18.0

SEMESTER 7

Semester 7
Course Credits
Arts Elective (GA)
or Humanities Elective (GH)
or Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective (GS)
3.0
CH E 410 - Mass Transfer Operations

CH E 410 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
CH E 430 - Chemical Reaction Engineering

CH E 430 Notes

  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' or better for graduation in this major.
3.0
CH E 480W - Chemical Engineering Laboratory
3.0
CH E Elective 1

CH E Elective Notes

  • ⇑ Select from department list.
3.0
Engineering Elective 1

Engineering Elective Notes

  • ⇑ Select from department list.
  • £ Students who complete the Cooperative Education Program may substitute 3 co-op credits for an engineering elective.
3.0
TOTAL CREDITS 18.0

SEMESTER 8

Semester 8
Course Credits
Arts Elective (GA)
or Humanities Elective (GH)
or Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective (GS)
3.0
CH E 470 - Design of Chemical Plants

CH E 470 Notes

  • Σ Course offered at University Park in spring semester only.
3.0
CH E Elective 2

CH E Elective Notes

  • ⇑ Select from department list.
3.0
Engineering Elective 2

Engineering Elective Notes

  • ⇑ Select from department list.
  • £ Students who complete the Cooperative Education Program may substitute 3 co-op credits for an engineering elective.
3.0
Health and Physical Activity Elective (GHA)

GHA Notes

  • ∇ Students who complete the ROTC Program may substitute 3 ROTC credits for the GHA requirement and 3 ROTC credits for a limited elective.
1.5
Professional Elective 2

Professional Elective Notes

  • ∇ Students who complete the ROTC Program may substitute 3 ROTC credits for the GHA requirement and 3 ROTC credits for a professional elective.
  • ⇑ Select from department list.
3.0
TOTAL CREDITS 16.5

TOTAL CREDITS: 134

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