Jun 17, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

General Technical Electives for Chemical Engineering Majors


A minimum of nine credits and a maximum of 12 taken from the following list. A minimum of six credits must be taken above the introductory (*) level.

The purpose of the technical electives is to advance the scientific or engineering background of the chemical engineers. Students should formulate an academic plan for their technical and chemical engineering electives with the assistance of their faculty advisor.

There are courses on this list that require one or more prerequisites, and may only be available and practical to students who are pursuing a double-major or a minor in the subject area. Students are responsible for ensuring that they meet all applicable prerequisites for any course selected from this list.

Animal and Food Sciences


Chemistry


  • Credit(s): 2
  • Credit(s): 3
  • Credit(s): 1
  • Credit(s): 3
  • Credit(s): 1
  • CHEM 527 - Introductory Biochemistry (if CHEM 332  is taken as core course)
  • CHEM 603 - Practical NMR Spectroscopy
  • CHEM 604 - Practical Mass Spectrometry
  • CHEM 605 - Spectroscopy of Organic Compounds
  • CHEM 608 - Environmental Soil Chemistry
  • CHEM 620 - Analytical Spectroscopy
  • CHEM 621 - Chemical Separations
  • CHEM 622 - Electroanalytical Chemistry
  • CHEM 623 - Chemometrics
  • CHEM 624 - Principles of Mass Spectrometry
  • CHEM 626 - Instrumental Methods in Mass Spectrometry
  • CHEM 628 - Chemical Sensors
  • CHEM 629 - Surface Chemistry and Analysis
  • CHEM 633 - Advanced Organic Chemistry: Physical
  • CHEM 634 - Advanced Organic Chemistry: Synthesis and Reactivity
  • CHEM 635 - Organic Reactivity and Total Synthesis
  • CHEM 641 - Biochemistry
  • CHEM 642 - Biochemistry
  • CHEM 643 - Intermediary Metabolism
  • CHEM 644 - Mechanisms of Enzyme Catalysis
  • CHEM 645 - Protein Structure and Function
  • CHEM 646 - DNA-Protein Interactions
  • CHEM 651 - Advanced Inorganic Chemistry I
  • CHEM 652 - Organometallic Chemistry
  • CHEM 653 - Bioinorganic Chemistry
  • CHEM 654 - Advanced Inorganic Chemistry II
  • CHEM 671 - Quantum Chemistry
  • CHEM 672 - Advanced Quantum Chemistry
  • CHEM 674 - Chemical Dynamics
  • CHEM 677 - Chemical Thermodynamics
  • CHEM 680 - Introductory Polymer Science
  • CHEM 681 - Green Chemistry
  • CHEM 683 - Environmental Chemistry
  • CHEM 684 - Biochemistry of Nucleic Acids
  • CHEM 685 - Colloid Chemistry
  • CHEM 686 - Biophysical Chemistry

Civil & Environmental Engineering


Marine Studies


  • MAST 616 - Methods in Molecular Biology
  • MAST 617 - Methods in Molecular Biology Laboratory
  • MAST 625 - Mathematical Physiology
  • MAST 694 - Systems Biology I

Materials Science/Engineering


Mathematics


Mechanical Engineering


Physics


Statistics


  • Credit(s): 3 (cannot use if CHEG 304  is taken)
  • Credit(s): 3 (cannot use if CHEG 304  is taken)
  • STAT 601 - Probability Theory for Operations Research and Statistics
  • STAT 602 - Mathematical Statistics
  • STAT 603 - Vector Spaces and Optimization
  • STAT 608 - Statistical Research Methods
  • STAT 609 - Regression and Experimental Design
  • STAT 612 - Advanced Regression Techniques
  • STAT 613 - Applied Multivariate Statistics
  • STAT 615 - Design and Analysis of Experiments
  • STAT 616 - Advanced Design of Experiments
  • STAT 617 - Multivariate Methods
  • STAT 618 - Sampling Techniques
  • STAT 619 - Time Series Analysis
  • STAT 620 - Nonparametric Statistics
  • STAT 635 - Statistical Quality Control

Note:


*A maximum of six credits may be taken as research credits.