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
New Chemical Engineering Professor Recognized for Research
December 10, 2014 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
Tuscaloosa, Ala. – Dr. Qing Peng, who joins the College of Engineering in January 2015, played a role in an… Read more
In The News: UA student chosen to attend climate conference
November 14, 2014 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
University of Alabama officials say a senior chemical engineering and chemistry student has been chosen to participate in a conference… Read more
'A Strong Presence': UA SWE Growing As Efforts to Support Women Engineers Continue
November 13, 2014 - NEWS RELEASE - NEWS.ENG.UA.EDU
The awards have piled on recently for The University of Alabama chapter of the Society of Women Engineers as the… Read more