Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

College of Engineering

Chemical Engineering


Virginia Tech Professional MBA Program

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA 24061

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.- Chemical Engineering, M.S.- Chemical Engineering;M.E.- Chemical Engineering;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Graduate research in chemical engineering involves components of physics, mathematics, chemistry, biochemistry and microbiology. Active research areas include polymer science and engineering, composite materials processing, colloid and surface chemistry, solid state chemistry and physics, self assembly and nanotechnology, biochemical and tissue engineering, catalysis and surface science, pollution prevention and computer-aided design, and supercritical fluid science and technology. Much of the research in the department requires multidisciplinary efforts and chemical engineering students develop strong interactions with students and faculty in other departments and colleges.


Virginia Tech is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award doctorate, masters, baccalaureate and associate degrees.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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