Master of Engineering in Chemical Engineering

Admission Requirements

The applicant must meet the Graduate School’s current minimum general admission requirements as published in the graduate catalog.

  1. B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from an ABET accredited program. Students applying for the combined BSChE/MEngr degree should see the “Chemical Engineering Combined Degree” section for additional details.
  2. An overall undergraduate GPA of at least 2.50 or a GPA of at least 3.00 for the last two years.
  3. Satisfy the School of Graduate Studies' English Language Proficiency requirements as published in the graduate catalog.

Degree Requirements

Students seeking the Master of Engineering degree at the University of North Dakota must satisfy all general requirements set forth by the School of Graduate Studies as well as particular requirements set forth by the Chemical Engineering Department. The general degree requirements for the Master of Engineering degree set forth by the Chemical Engineering Department include:

  1. A minimum of 30 semester credits of coursework with at least 21 credits resulting from chemical engineering courses at the 500-level.
  2. Successful completion of the four core chemical engineering courses (12 credits) with an average GPA of 3.0 or above: CHE 501 Advanced Transport Phenomena, CHE 509 Advanced Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics, CHE 511 Advanced Chemical Engineering Kinetics and CHE 515 Design of Engineering Experiments.
  3. Out of the remaining 18 credits of elective courses, up to 9 credits of graduate coursework may be from outside chemical engineering.
  4. A maximum of nine semester credits may be transferred from another institution.

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Grand Forks, ND 58202-8382