Chemical Engineering is one of the most versatile professions. Chemical Engineers are employed in a broad array of industries ranging from pharmaceutical and biotechnical companies to semiconductor manufacturing to start-up companies converting the latest laboratory discoveries to large-scale commercial production. Mission The department’s mission is to provide a high-quality education in chemical engineering at the undergraduate and graduate levels that prepares graduates for productive careers in engineering and related fields, and for life as educated, effective citizens and leaders. Discover and disseminate new knowledge in science and engineering through creative activity in research and scholarship. Provide service to the state, nation, and world by advancing the profession of chemical engineering. Vision Strive to be internationally recognized as the Chemical Engineering department that best exemplifies the dual commitment to outstanding research and student education.