Chemical Engineering, B.Sc. | University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) | Baltimore Highlands, United States
48 months
Duration
29370 USD/year
29370 USD/year
12606 USD/year
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About

Students in the Chemical Engineering program at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) develop manufacturing processes for a wide variety of applications including food, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, biotechnology and environmental technology, including creating new vaccines and antibiotics to cleaning up air and water pollution.

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Overview

The B.S. in Chemical Engineering from University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) , accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). All tracks lead to the B.S. in Chemical Engineering and require the same chemical engineering core classes. The primary differences are in the science courses and technical electives that are taken. Your advisor can help you decide which track is right for you.

With three tracks allowing students to specialize their focus:

  • Traditional Track prepares students for graduate study or immediate industrial employment in such varied fields as chemical processing, food processing, metallurgy, energy conversion, petroleum refining and pharmaceutical production.
  • Biotechnology/ Bio-Engineering Track integrates the life sciences into each year of the curriculum and is intended for students who are interested in working in the biotechnology industry, pursuing graduate work in biochemical or biomedical engineering or going to medical school.
  • Environmental Engineering & Sustainability Track stems from the traditional chemical engineering track and provides specialization in the application of basic chemical engineering principles in the field of environmental engineering such as cleaning up air and water pollution and managing chemical processes to minimize environmental impact.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus and Analytic Geometry 
  • Calculus and Analytic
  • Geometry 
  • Principles of Chemistry 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you have or are currently earning your high school/secondary school diploma or equivalent but have not earned college credits at the university level AFTER earning your diploma, you should apply to UMBC as a first-year student.
    • We weigh a number of factors in making admission decisions. In addition to grade point average and standardized test scores, the strength of your curriculum, class rank, and other achievements as well as your essay will be considered. We expect applicants to have completed a strong college preparatory program of study from an accredited high school/secondary school.
    • If you have attended a postsecondary institution, such as a college or university, outside the United States, submit course by course credentials evaluated through one of the following evaluation services. 
    • Documents in languages other than English must be accompanied by a certified English translation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29370 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    29370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29370 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12606 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12606 USD per year during 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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