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Chemical Engineering B.S.

Synthesize math, chemistry, physics and material properties to design processes that transform raw materials into safe and efficient products.
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About this Program

  • Discover distinctive ongoing research programs that support and encourage your active participation in the College of Engineering and Computer Science.
  • Work closely with distinguished faculty in research areas like smart materials for health care, materials for energy and sustainability, and rehabilitative and regenerative engineering.
  • Explore the College of Engineering and Computer Science’s 20 clubs, student organizations and professional societies like the American Institute of Chemical Engineers and Engineering World Health.
  • Earn a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering and an MBA from Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management through the five-year H. John Riley Dual Engineering/MBA Program.
  • Earn a master’s degree in chemical engineering one year after successful completion of the bachelor’s degree through the 4+1 B.S./M.S. Program.
  • Graduate and work at companies like Con Edison, DuPont, Kraft Heinz, L’Oreal, Orsted, Pfizer, PepsiCo, Procter & Gamble, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Unilever and many others.
  • Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).

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College of Engineering and Computer Science

Future engineers and computer scientists learn to create new knowledge and technologies through 9 undergraduate majors. Students have access to nationally regarded research centers, state-of-the-art lab spaces and challenging internships.
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You’ll start with problem-solving and basic engineering science and design concepts, and the complexity of problems will increase as you advance through the program. You’ll complete a major design project before you graduate and master the fundamentals needed to become a practicing engineer or pursue further graduate studies in engineering science or other areas.

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