Chemical & Materials Engineering

Cleaner fuels. Safer cars. Better pharmaceuticals. These are just some of the things chemical engineers and materials scientists at the University of Nevada, Reno are working on. Explore our academic programs and learn more about our research.

Undergraduate programs

In addition to majors in chemical engineering and materials science and engineering, we offer a number of interdisciplinary minors in growing engineering industries.

Graduate programs

We offer an M.S. and Ph.D. in chemical engineering and materials science and engineering. Research and teaching assistantships are available for qualified students.