Texas A&M University-Kingsville


Chemical Engineering

The educational objectives of the chemical engineering program are to:

  • Prepare students for successful careers in the chemical process industries, related industries, and governmental agencies.
  • Prepare students for post-graduate study in chemical engineering or related disciplines.
  • Instill in students a sense of responsibility to their profession and to society in general. 

Graduates of the Program in Chemical Engineering will have:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired ends
  • An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • An ability to communicate effectively
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context
  • A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  • A knowledge of contemporary issues
  • An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice
  • A knowledge and ability to apply engineering economics  

    This page was last updated on: February 14, 2012