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Rankings

The department's undergraduate program is ranked 10th and the graduate program is ranked 17th among public institutions by the  U.S. News & World Report.

Students

Enrollment Spring (2021)

Classification
Types
Enrollment
Numbers
Undergraduate 897
Graduate 211
Total Enrollment 1108

Degrees Awarded (AY 2019-2020)

Degree 
Types
Degree
Numbers
Bachelor's 223
Master's 36
Ph.D. 38
Total Awarded 297

Faculty

With a high-quality student body and outstanding faculty, the department is well poised to achieve its mission of excellence. Our faculty includes:

  • 30 tenured/tenure-track faculty
  • 7 Endowed Chair Holders
  • 4 Endowed Professorships
  • 4 Endowed Faculty Fellows
  • 6 Professors of Practice

Research Areas

  • Biomolecular Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Catalysis and Reaction Engineering
  • Complex Fluids, Microfluidics, and Soft Matter
  • Computational Chemical Engineering
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Microelectronics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Process Systems Engineering and Safety