Since 1923, the Fenn College of Engineering has provided a tradition of high-quality undergraduate and graduate education in engineering and engineering technology. In our technological society, engineering is increasingly important in the global marketplace of business and industry. In fact, since the present and future well-being of the metropolitan Cleveland area is intricately linked with continued industrial growth, educated professionals such as engineers and technologists are in great demand.
Chemical Engineers are responsible for the design and operation of processes which accomplish chemical changes. Engineers in this field are involved with petroleum production, pharmaceuticals, paints, synthetic materials (including semiconductors), environmental control, water treatment, plastics, biomedical applications, the development of artificial organs and space-age materials, and working with liquids and gases.
Fenn College’s curriculum in Chemical Engineering prepares students for successful careers in the following fields: project engineer, product development engineer, plant operations, management, research and development and sales, among others.
In addition to mathematics and science courses, chemical engineering students take courses such as chemistry, differential equations, multivariable calculus, thermodynamics, statics, separation processes and fluid mechanics.
Students Chemical Engineering is one of the top ten degrees in demand according to a 2005 NACE Job Outlook Survey. Projected growth in all engineering fields is 3-9 percent through 2012. Engineering ranks among the highest paid professional fields.
Here are just a few of the many special opportunities that Cleveland State University’s Fenn College of Engineering offers:
A variety of scholarships are available for exceptional students as incoming freshmen and at different class levels. An Honor’s Program is also available for qualified students.
For more information, contact:
Fenn College of Engineering
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, SH 104
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
For official requirements for a degree in this major, see the Undergraduate Catalog.