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Chemical Engineering

Chemical engineers have been improving people's lives for more than a century. From innovations in medical diagnostic tool development, recycling, disease treatment, biofuel production, and the development of smaller, faster computer chips, the processes and products chemical engineers have helped create touch every aspect of our lives. Chemical engineering uniquely intertwines the creation, design, operation, and optimization of processes that derive practical benefits from chemical or physical changes. In short, chemical engineers apply the principles of chemistry and engineering to solve practical problems.

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What makes chemical engineering at the University or Arkansas the right choice for you!

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Find opportunities, resources and more about your chemical engineering degree.

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Visit our grad page for degree options and requirements.


    REU Program

    The Research Experience for Undergraduates Program offers research experiences in labs.


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    Jobs & Co-ops

    Find current job opportunities in chemical engineering

    Arkansas Academy of Chemical Engineers

    The academy recognizes chemical engineers and provides support for the department.