Widener University

School of Engineering

Chemical Engineering


One University Place

101 Kirkbride Hall

Chester, PA 19013

United States


1-610-499-4251 (Mast

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Engineering, Chemical Engineering

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The chemical engineering graduate program offers advanced study, with core courses in thermodynamics, transport phenomena, reaction kinetics, and applied mathematics. A wide range of technical electives is available to accommodate the interests of the individual student. The program is intended to confer proficiency in process analysis, synthesis, and design. The Environmental Engineering option or emphasis in biotechnology via course work and thesis provide the background to apply advanced techniques of chemical engineering to problems in these areas, which are important fields of professional activity for chemical engineers. The thesis option provides additional flexibility—particularly for students pursuing a career in research and development. The option is also valuable for those who wish to carry out an experimental or computer software development program in an area of special interest to them.


Middle States

International Student Requirements:

GRE, TOEFL or IELTS, Transcript translation from WES or A2Z

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1,140 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

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