Where will your degree take you?
Chemical engineers can have exciting careers as designers, troubleshooters, and technical leaders in fields such as pharmaceuticals, advanced materials, fine and specialty chemicals, food protection, environmental protection, biotechnology, clean energy technology, semiconductor fabrication, paper manufacturing, computer systems, and plastics manufacturing.
Materials science engineering
Materials science and engineering is a broad discipline, ranging from the extracting of valuable minerals and metals to the development and fabrication of pure metals, alloys, ceramics, electronic materials and biomaterials. Most fields in science and engineering are involved in the development of materials, but only a materials engineer is an expert in the connections between the structure, processing, properties and performance of materials.