Program Statements

Both of our Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Bachelor of Science programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET and have been since 1949.

“ABET is recognized as the worldwide leader in assuring quality and stimulating innovation in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology education, and with ABET accreditation, students, employers, and the society we serve can be confident that a program meets the quality standards that produce graduates prepared to enter a global workforce.”

 –taken from the ABET website

Chemical Engineering Mission Statement, Program Education Objective, Outcomes, and Assessment

Petroleum Engineering Mission Statement, Program Education Objective, Outcomes, and Assessment

CPE Enrollment and Graduation Data

BS in Chemical Engineering

School Year Enrolled Graduated
2014-2015 448 55*
2013-2014 421 51
2012-2013 355 52
2011-2012 324 56

BS in Petroleum Engineering



School Year Enrolled Graduated
2014-2015 218 27*
2013-2014 146 21
2012-2013 119 20
2011-2012 90



* Does not include Summer graduates as of 9/22/2015

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Upcoming Events and Deadlines

Upcoming Conference Events

Monday, October 9th

At the SPE Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas, we will be hosting an Alumni Function

5:30 - 7:30pm at the Grand Hyatt in the Seguin B room on the 4th floor (FLYER)

Sunday, October 29th

At the AIChE Annual Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota, we will be hosting a Hospitality Suite

7:30 - 9:30pm at the Hilton in the Duluth room on the 3rd fllor (FLYER

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