Texas A&M University-Kingsville

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Undergraduate Degree in Chemical Engineering

Program Objectives

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The Educational Objectives of the Chemical Engineering Program are: 

  • To prepare students for achieving successful careers in the chemical process industries, related industries and governmental agencies
  • To prepare students for post-graduate study in chemical engineering or related disciplines
  • To instill in students a sense of leadership in and responsibility to their profession and to society in general

The Program Outcomes of the Chemical Engineering Program are:

(a) Our students have an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
(b) Our students have an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
(c) Our students have an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
(d) Our students have an ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
(e) Our students have an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
(f) Our students have an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
(g) Our students have an ability to communicate effectively
(h) Our students have the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
(i) Our students have a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
(j) Our students have a knowledge of contemporary issues
(k) Our students have an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

This page was last updated on: June 11, 2014