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The Gene and Linda Voiland School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering

Chemical Engineering General Schedule of Study (Current)

Schedule of Study #1

Fall Freshman Spring Freshman
Chem 105 Chemistry I [PSCI] 1 4 Biol 106 OR 107 (OR 110 Intro to Biology [BSCI]) Dept. Req. 3/4
Diversity [DIVR] 3 ChE 110 Intro Chemical Engr 2
Econs 101 or 102 [SSCI] Dept. Requirement 3 Chem 106 Chemistry II 1 4
History 105 [ROOT] 3 Engl 101 Intro Writing [WRTG] 3
Math 171 Calculus I [QUAN] 1 4 Math 172 Calculus II 1 4
17 16-17
Fall Sophomore Spring Sophomore
ChE 201 Chemical Process1, 3 3 ChE 211 Process Simulation3 3
Chem 345 Organic Chem I1 4 Chem 348 OR MBioS 303 4
Humanities [HUM] 3 Math 220 Linear Algebra 2
Math 273 Calculus III 1 2 Math 315 Differential Equations 3
Phys 201 Physics I [PCSI] 1 4 Phys 202 Physics II [PSCI] 4
16 16
WRITING PORTFOLIO (60 hours) 2 CERTIFY
Fall Junior Spring Junior
ChE 301 Thermodynamics3 3 ChE 321 Kinetics3 3
ChE 310 Transport Processes3 3 ChE 332 Fluids & Heat Transfer3 3
Creative & Prof Arts [ARTS] 3 ChE 334 Separations 3 3
Chem 331 Physical Chem 3 ChE 398 Seminar I 1
Tech Elective5 3 ChE 352 Process Safety 3
Chem 333 Phys Chem LAB or CHEM 334 (2 cr) 1/2 Math (or Stats) 423 Stats for Engineers 3
16–17 16
Fall Senior Spring Senior
ChE 432 ChE Unit Ops LAB I [M]3,4 3 ChE 433 Unit Ops LAB II [M]3,4 2
ChE 441 Process Control3 3 ChE 451 Design II [CAPS] [T] [M]3,4 3
ChE 450 Design I3 3 ChE 498 Seminar II 1
ChE Elective (ChE 461, 481, 499) 3 Technical Elective5 3
Engl 402 Tech Writing [WRTG] 3 ChE Elective 3 3
ChE Elective 3 3
EXIT INTERVIEW
15 15

Only one repeat allowed in required ChE courses, except 110, 398, 498.

NOTES:

  • 1 Courses required for certification are shown in BOLD. See http://www.catalog.wsu.edu/Pullman/Academics/DegreeProgram/1571for the full certification requirements.
  • 2 Writing Portfolio – to be completed once 60 credit hours are earned.
  • 3 ALL ChE courses are CORE except ChE 110, ChE 398 and ChE 498.
  • 4 Add per the course description in the catalog. [M] satisfies a Writing in the Major requirement. [T] satisfies a Tier III requirement. http://catalog.wsu.edu/Pullman/Courses/AllGERs
  • 5 Any 300-400-level MATH, PHYSICS, CHEM, CHE, or ENGR; CHE 481, ENGR 401, courses for pre-med or technical course by approval of advisor. (See Chemical Engineering – General in the Washington State University Catalog)
  • ** Mbios Dept. will allow ChE majors to enroll in Mbios 301 with Chemistry 105, 106, and Biology 107 completed.  Ask your advisor for info.
  • [Effective May 11, 2015 for term of FALL 2015; Revised 04-09-2015]