Today's world is full of challenges for those who want to help create better and safer products for the home and industry, to develop new resources of energy, to fight pollution and to preserve our environment.
Chemical engineering provides students with real-world experience through laboratory classes, hands-on operation of pilot scale equipment, and research projects that result in clean energy production and medical applications.
UA’s chemical and biological engineering curriculum is designed to shape students into the kinds of people who understand as much as possible about their world and their roles in it, and who want to make a difference in the world today. Students graduating from this program pursue various careers, including petroleum engineers, pharmaceutical manufacturing, patent lawyers, process engineers, medical doctors, and dentists. Read more...
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
UA News: Five UA Students to Receive Hollings Scholarships
April 22, 2014 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
Five University of Alabama students will receive the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship for 2014-2016. Read more
UA News: Two UA Students Named Goldwater Scholars for 2014-15
April 18, 2014 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program has selected two outstanding University of Alabama students as Goldwater Scholars… Read more
UA Research: Sunny Days
April 10, 2014 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
Using sunlight to create energy may seem a simple concept, but simple ideas often take creative solutions to become reality. Read more