Chemical and Biological Engineering

Chemical and Biological Engineering

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In Chemical Engineering, the science gets applied to real products and real solutions that have the greatest impact on society. It is engineering that combines many different concepts and skill sets, and is broadly applicable. Find out more about how a Chemical Engineering degree from Drexel sets the foundation for your success across a spectrum of professions.

Alumni Spotlight

Our alumni graduate with a higher level of confidence on entering the workforce, and are securing more impactful and better-paying and jobs than ever.

Our graduates go on to excel in: academia, industry, government, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medicine, law, and many other fields.

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Shyno Mathew hails from the first town in all of India to achieve 100% literacy among its residents.

Shyno Mathew

Shyno Mathew hails from the first town in all of India to achieve 100% literacy among its residents.

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Twin brothers Sergey and Yuriy Smolin were drawn to the Chemical and Biological Engineering department's PhD program because of its reputation for research in sustainable energy.

Sergey and Yuriy Smolin

Twin brothers Sergey and Yuriy Smolin were drawn to the Chemical and Biological Engineering department's PhD program because of its reputation for research in sustainable energy.

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2017 Quick Facts

458
Total number of students enrolled
$780
Average weekly co-op wage for CBE students
$5,217,640
2017 total departmental amount of research expenditures

Latest News

  • Dr. Soroush Awarded NSF Grant

    Dr. Soroush was awarded an NSF grant for his research titled, “GOALI: Collaborative Research: On-Demand Continuous-Flow Production of High Performance Acrylic Resins: from Electronic-Level Modeling to Modular Process Intensification.”

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  • Professor Joshua Snyder Receives 2018 Faculty Summer Research Award

    CBE Assistant Professor Dr. Joshua Snyder has received a 2018 Faculty Summer Research Award. This award recognizes Dr. Snyder's leadership, dedication and contributions in research and development. Dr. Snyder's research deals with the electrocatalytic conversion of CO2 to chemicals and fuels, which shows great promise for energy conversion and storage in the form of a closed-loop carbon cycle.

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