Mission and Vision


The Mission of the Department of Chemical Engineering is (i) to provide students the intellectual basis to be educated citizens, (ii) to prepare them for the practice of their profession, and (iii) to advance the science and technology that form the basis of chemical engineering.


The vision of the department is to be a nationally recognized undergraduate chemical engineering program coupled with research strengths in process safety, process systems engineering, applied thermodynamics, polymers, mineral processing, and biochemical engineering.