Illinois Institute of Technology

Armour College of Engineering

Chemical Engineering


S.R. Crown Hall

Suite 252

Chicago, IL 60661

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Chemical Engineering; M.S.-Chemical Engineering, Ph.D.- Chemical Engineering, Graduate Certificate in Biological Engineering; Graduate Certificate in Current Energy Issues; Graduate Certificate in Food Process Engineering; Graduate Certificate in Food Processing Specialist; Graduate Certificate in Particle Processing; Graduate Certificate in Pharmaceutical Engineering; Graduate Certificate in Polymer Science and Engineering; Graduate Certificate in Process Operations Management

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The objective of the Master of Chemical Engineering degree program is to prepare the student for professional practice in their major discipline and to provide a foundation in the fundamental knowledge of their major. The objective of the Master of Science in Chemical Engineering degree program is to enable the student to build a strong foundation in multiple areas of chemical engineering and to specialize in one area via research and thesis. The doctoral degree in chemical engineering is awarded in recognition of mastery in chemical engineering and upon demonstration of an ability to make substantial creative contributions to knowledge in chemical engineering. The recipients of these degrees will be capable of a continuing effort toward advancement of knowledge and achievement in research while pursuing an academic or industrial research career.


Illinois Institute of Technology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

International Student Requirements:

TOEFL minimum score: 550/213/80

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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