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
In The News: University of Alabama student teams on path to start own businesses
April 25, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
A team of engineering students won first place in the University of Alabama's third annual Edward K. Aldag Jr. Business… Read more
UA News: UA Engineering Student Receives Prestigious Hertz Fellowship
April 22, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
Sarah McFann, a University of Alabama senior from Arlington, Tennessee, has received an elite Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Fellowship… Read more
UA News: Three Innovative Teams Win UA Business Plan Competition
April 19, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
Three University of Alabama student teams are on their way to starting their own businesses after winning the Culverhouse College… Read more