Click on the below technical elective categories to highlight relevant courses. Yellow highlighted courses are supporting courses, Orange are core courses, and red are necessary courses for the category. Click on each course to show additional information and a link to the U's catalog description.

Required Physical Chemistry Technical Elective - This is not a specialization/emphasis. All undergraduates must take at least one technical elective from this category.
Energy Engineering (Emphasis) - Fuels, petroleum extraction & processing. Both traditional and alternative energy. See the undergraduate handbook for emphasis requirement details.
Environmental & Sustainability (Specialization) - Air & water quality, improving our processes to protect environmental health & safety.
Biochemical Engineering & Bioprocessing (Specialization) - Use of biology to create useful products, from food to therapeutics.
Alternative Energy (Specialization) - Solar, wind, geothermal, and energy storage solutions for low-carbon power generation.
Semiconductor Processing (Specialization) - Processes necessary for building processors & flash memory devices.
Computational Methods & Data Science (Specialization) - Simulation, analysis, and control of complex chemical engineer processes.
Business, Law, & Management (Specialization) - The business, law, & management aspects of chemical engineering. Interested students should consider the Engineering Entrepreneurship Certificate
Metallurgy & Metal Processing (Specialization) - Metal extraction purification and alloying processes.
Mining Processes (Specialization) - Mineral extraction processes and minimization of environmental impact.
Materials Engineering (Specialization) - Polymers, ceramics, metals, & composites for consumer products, medical devices, & more.
Nuclear engineering(Specialization) - Nuclear reactor and forensic processes. Interested students should consider using these electives to also obtain a minor in nuclear engineering.
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CH EN·4870 [1-3]
I Energy Analysis
CH EN·4973 [1-3]
UG Thesis Res
CH EN·4975 [1-3]
Chem Engr Clinic
CH EN·4977 [1-3]
Co-op Educ
CH EN·4978 [1-3]
Co-op Educ
CH EN·4980 [3]
UG Research
CH EN·4999 [1-3]
Honors Thesis
CH EN·5158 [3]
Energy & Soc.
CH EN·5203 [3]
State Space Control
CH EN·5205 [3]
Smart Systems
CH EN·5208 [3]
AI for ChemE
CH EN·5230 [3]
Bio Devices & Sen.
CH EN·5305 [3]
Air Pollution Ctrl
CH EN·5306 [3]
Appl Atmos Model
CH EN·5308 [3]
Battery Tech
CH EN·5310 [3]
Renewable Energy
CH EN·5555 [3]
Catalysis Eng
CH EN·5810 [3]
CH EN·5950 [1-5]
Independent Study
CH EN·5960 [½-5]
Special Topics
CH EN·59601 [3]
Product Design
CH EN·59604 [3]
Semicond. Process.
CH EN·59606 [3]
ATMOS·3100 [3]
Atmos Chem
ATMOS·5000 [3]
Intr Atmos Sci
ATMOS·5050 [2]
Enviro Instrument
ATMOS·5400 [3]
Climate System
BIOL·2020 [3]
Princ Cell Bio
BIOL·2030 [3]
BIOL·3510 [3]
Bio Chem I
BIOL·3520 [3]
Bio Chem II
BIOL·5495 [3]
Biophys Ecology
BME·3202 [4]
Physiol for Eng
BME·4250 [4]
Biomechanics I
BME·4640 [3]
Image Processing
BME·5250 [3]
Biomechanics II
BME·5306 [3]
Gene Eng/Synth
CHEM·2315 [2]
Org Chem Lab I
CHEM·2320 [4]
Org Chem II
CHEM·2321 [4]
Org Chem II H
CHEM·2325 [2]
Org Chem Lab II
CHEM·3060 [4]
Quantum Chem
CHEM·3070 [4]
Thermo & Kinetics
CHEM·3090 [4]
Phys Chem Life Sci
CHEM·3100 [5]
Inorganic Chem
CHEM·5720 [2]
Phys Chem Lab
CHEM·5730 [2]
Inorg Chem Lab
CS·1410 [4]
Object-Or Prog
CS·3200 [3]
Intro Sci Comp
CVEEN·3610 [3]
Environ Eng I
CVEEN·5605 [3]
H2O Treatment
ECE·2210 [3]
ECE Nonmajors
ECE·3200 [3]
Semicond Phys
ECE·5961 [½-6]
Special Topics
ECON·3500 [3]
Intntl Economics
ENGIN·5030 [3]
Patent Law & Strat
ENGIN·5790 [3]
ENGIN·5791 [3]
Tech Ventures
ENVST·3365 [3]
Environ. Justice
GEO·5220 [3]
Seismic Img
GEO·5240 [3]
EM Methods
GEO·5350 [3]
GEO·5368 [3]
Energy Choices
GEO·5370 [3]
GEO·5385 [1]
Intro GW Modeling
GEO·5390 [3]
Subsurf Remed.
GEO·5450 [3]
Ore Genesis/Explor
GEO·5650 [3]
GEO·5660 [3]
GEO·5760 [4]
Stratigraph & Sed
GEO·5680 [3]
Carbon Cycle
GEO·5920 [½-5]
Special Topics
GEOG·5210 [3]
Global Clim Chg
GEOG·5215 [3]
Clim Chng Impacts
HNKLY·4900 [3-12]
Intern: Local
HNKLY·4901 [3-12]
Intern: Legislature
HNKLY·4902 [3-12]
Intern: National
HNKLY·4903 [3-12]
Intern: Int'l
HNKLY·4909 [3-12]
Intern: CEL
MATH·3080 [3]
Applied Stats II
MATH·3140 [4]
Vect Calc & PDE
MATH·3150 [2]
PDE's for Eng
MATH·3180 [1]
R Lab II
MATH·3600 [3]
Math in Medicine
MATH·4100 [3]
Intro Data Sci
MATH·4600 [4]
Math Phys/Med
MATH·5110 [3]
Math Biology I
MATH·5120 [3]
Math Biology II
MATH·5600 [4]
Surv-Num Analysis
MATH·5620 [4]
Num Analysis II
ME EN·2050 [1]
Fund Microsys
ME EN·5000 [3]
Engineering Law
ME EN·5050 [3]
ME EN·5055 [3]
Microsystems D&C
ME EN·5250 [3]
OO Prog for Eng
ME EN·5620 [3]
Fund Micr Eng
ME EN·5730 [3]
Microfluidic Fab
ME EN·5800 [3]
Sus Energy Eng
ME EN·5810 [3]
Therm Sys Design
MET E·5260 [3]
Phys Metallurgy I
MET E·5300 [3]
Alloy Design
MET E·5450 [3]
Mech Metallurgy
MET E·5670 [3]
Mineral Proc I
MET E·5680 [3]
Mineral Proc II
MET E·5700 [3]
MET E·5710 [4]
High T Chem Proc
MET E·5780 [2.5]
Metals Proc
MGT·3000 [3]
Princpl of Manage
MGT·3680 [3]
Org Human Behave
MGT·4900 [3]
Intntl Manage
MGT·5600 [3]
Business Ethics
MKTG·4840 [3]
Int'l Marketing
MSE·3061 [3]
Transport Phenom
MSE·3210 [3]
Electron Prop Slds
MSE·3310 [3]
Intro Ceramics
MSE·3410 [3]
Intro Polymers
MSE·5040 [4]
Intr Biomaterial
MSE·5475 [3]
Intro Composites
MSE·6001 [3]
Eng Mtrls
NUCL·3000 [3]
Nuclear Princi
NUCL·3100 [3]
Rad Interact
NUCL·3200 [3]
Radiochem I
NUCL·4000 [3]
Nuclear Lab
PHIL·3520 [3]
PHIL·4540 [3]
Eng Ethics Soc
PHYS·2215 [1]
Phys Lab I S & E
PHYS·2225 [1]
Phys Lab II S&E
PHYS·2710 [4]
Phys & Thermo
PHYS·3150 [3]
Energy & Sustain
PHYS·3610 [3]
PHYS·3740 [3]
Quantum & Rel
PHYS·3760 [3]
Thermo Stat Mech
PHYS·4210 [3]
Optics in Bio
PHYS·4310 [3]
Physics in Bio
PHYS·5510 [3]
Solid-State Phys I
POLS·5322 [3]
Enviro/Sus Policy
SCI·3900 [3]
Human in STEM