The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science (CEMS), in the College of Science and Engineering, with 40 faculty members teaching more than 400 undergraduate students. The department offers two undergraduate programs: Bachelor of Chemical Engineering and a Bachelor of Materials Science and Engineering.
“CEMS' unique culture blends chemical and materials engineering to focus on a broad spectrum of problems central to economic growth, quality of life, sustainability, safety and security. We enjoy the thrill of discovery, and we pursue teaching and research in a collaborative environment that produces exciting synergies and an exceptional spirit of collegiality. The success of our students and alumni is a huge part of our proud tradition." -C. Daniel Frisbie, Department Head
The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science is expected to submit its first Writing Plan to the Campus Writing Board in Spring 2024. Once the Plan is approved and implementation has begun, further updates will be posted.