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Department of Chemical Engineering

Bandaru Ramarao
310 Walters Hall
315-470-6513
315-470-6945
(fax)

The academic programs in the department of Chemical Engineering (CHE) emphasize fundamental engineering science and engineering skills pertaining to chemical engineering with specialization in the pulp, paper and allied industries, and the bioprocess and chemical industries. Programs include courses in traditional areas of applied chemistry, industrial bioprocessing/biotechnology, chemical engineering, and pulp and paper technology.

The department’s educational programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels are committed to preparing students for leadership roles in the paper and bioproducts industries. The department comprises nine distinguished faculty members who maintain research programs in a wide range of areas including biopulping, wood pulping and bleaching chemistry, paper physics and papermaking, chemical and process engineering, materials science, and surface and colloid science, among others.

Bachelor of Science in Bioprocess Engineering

This ABET accredited (as chemical engineering) program, prepares you to enter leading biological pharmaceutical companies and industry, biomaterials and bioresources companies and industry in the engineering profession. You can specialize in biocatalysis, biomaterials, biofuels and several other cutting edge areas of this technology.

The bioprocess engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Lower Division Required Courses

Course Codes* Credits
APM 205 Calculus I for Science and Engineering G 4
APM 206 Calculus for Science and Engineering II G 4
APM 307 Multivariable Calculus 4
APM 485 Differential Equations for Engineers and Scientists 3
ECH 132 Orietation and Introduction to Chemical Engineering 1
ECH 133 Introduction to Chemical Engineering II
BPE 300 Introduction to Industrial Bioprocessing 3
EFB 103 General Biology II: Cell Biology and Genetics G 3
EFB 104 General Biology II Laboratory G 1
EWP 190 Writing and the Environment G 3
EWP 290 Research Writing and Humanities G 3
FCH 150 General Chemistry I G 3
FCH 151 General Chemistry Laboratory I G 1
FCH 152 General Chemistry II G 3
FCH 153 General Chemistry Laboratory II G 1
FCH 221 Organic Chemistry I 3
FCH 222 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 1
FOR 207 Introduction to Economics G 3
GNE 160 Computing Methods for Engineers and Scientists 3
PHY 211 General Physics I G 3
PHY 221 General Physics I Laboratory 1
PHY 212 General Physics II 3
PHY 222 General Physics II Laboratory 1
ECH 202 Principles of Mass Energy Balances 3
ECH 212 Engineering Thermodynamics 3

General Education Electives

Students are required to take two among the following five.

Course Codes* Credits
General Education Course: American History G 3
General Education Course: Western Civilization G 3
General Education Course: Other World Civilization G 3
General Education Course: The Arts G 3
General Education Course: Foreign Language G 3

Upper Division Required Courses

Course Codes* Credits
APM 395 Probability and Statistics for Engineers 3
Professional Experience: BPE 498 or BPE 304 + BPE 306 2*
ECH 312 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics & Colloids 3
ECH 322 Fluid Mechanics 3
BPE 321 Biomolecular Kinetics 3
BPE 330 Unit Operations Laboratory 3
ECH 335 Transport Phenomena 3
BPE 420 Bioseparations 3
BPE 421 Bioprocess Kinetics and Systems Engineering 3
BPE 440 Bioprocess and Systems Laboratory 3
BPE 450 Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering Product Design 3
BPE 481 Bioprocess Engineering Design 3
ESF 200 Information Literacy 1
EWP 444 Professional Writing/Paper & Bioprocess Engineering 2
ECH 324 Process Operations Laboratory 3
ECH 355 Engineering Design Economics 3
ECH 371 Process Control 3
EFB 325 Cell Biology 3

*Professional experience: BPE304 must be taken in the summer + BPE306 in the after right after, while BPE498 can be taken in any semester.

Directed Electives

13 credits out of the following.

Course Credits
Science Electives 3-6
Junior or higher Biology, Biochemistry, or Engineering Electives 7-10

The list of directed elective courses is available in the student handbook and from the student’s advisor. Students are encouraged to select elective courses to focus on one concentration area from among the following: biomolecular engineering, biochemical engineering, biopolymer engineering, bioenergy engineering, biomaterials, environmental engineering, industrial engineering or paper engineering.

Internships, Co-ops, and Research Experiences

Bioprocess engineering students enjoy the advantage of hands-on learning in the bioprocess and allied industries through faculty-guided internships and cooperative education (co-op) assignments. All students are required to complete an internship, co- op or research experience in the industry or in a research setting. Internships provide students with valuable experience and financial benefits. There is a two credit course following the Bioprocess Engineering experience to summarize the experience with a report and a presentation for completion of the internship.

Total Minimum Credits For Degree: 128

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering

Lower Division Required Courses

Course Codes* Credits
APM 205 Calculus I for Science and Engineering G 4
APM 206 Calculus for Science and Engineering II G 4
APM 307 Multivariable Calculus 4
APM 485 Differential Equations for Engineers and Scientists 3
ECH 132 Orietation and Introduction to Chemical Engineering I 1
ECH 133 Introduction to Chemical Engineering II
ECH 202 Principles of Mass Energy Balances 3
ECH 212 Engineering Thermodynamics 3
EFB 103 General Biology II: Cell Biology and Genetics G 3
EFB 104 General Biology II Laboratory G 1
EWP 190 Writing and the Environment G 3
EWP 290 Research Writing and Humanities G 3
FCH 150 General Chemistry I G 3
FCH 151 General Chemistry Laboratory I G 1
FCH 152 General Chemistry II G 3
FCH 153 General Chemistry Laboratory II G 1
FCH 221 Organic Chemistry I 3
FCH 222 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 1
FCH 223 AND
FCH 224 or
PSE 223
Organic Chemistry II
Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
Introduction to Lignocellulosics
3
1
4
FOR 207 Introduction to Economics 3
GNE 160 Computing Methods for Engineers and Scientists 3
PHY 211 General Physics I G 3
PHY 221 General Physics I Laboratory 1
PHY 212 General Physics II 3
PHY 222 General Physics II Laboratory 1

General Education Electives

Students are required to take two among the following five.

Course Codes* Credits
General Education Course: American History G 3
General Education Course: Western Civilization G 3
General Education Course: Other World Civilization G 3
General Education Course: The Arts G 3
General Education Course: Foreign Language G 3

Upper Division Required Courses

Course Codes* Credits
APM 395 Probability and Statistics for Engineers 3
Professional Experience: BPE 498 or BPE 304 + BPE 306 2*
ECH 312 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics & Colloids 3
ECH 322 Fluid Mechanics 3
ECH 323 Transport Phenomena 3
ECH 324 Process Operations Laboratory 3
ECH 341 Chemical Reaction Engineering Kinetics 3
ECH 355 Engineering Design Economics 3
ECH 371 Process Control 3
ECH 422 Unit Operations 3
ECH 442 Chemical Reaction Engineering & Process Safety 3
ECH 454 Chemical Engineering Product Design 3
ECH 455 Capstone Chemical Engineering Laboratory 3
ECH 457 Chemical Engineering Design 3
ESF 200 Information Literacy 1
EWP 444 Writing for Science Professionals 2

*Professional experience: ECG 304 must be taken in the summer and ECH 306 in the Fall semester immediately after, while ECH 498 can be taken in any semester.

Directed Electives

13 credits out of the following.

Course Credits
Junior or higher engineering directed electives 9-12
Science Electives 3-6

Total Minimum Credits For Degree: 127

Bachelor of Science in Paper Engineering

The paper engineering program is a chemical engineering-based curriculum designed to provide greater depth in fiber and paper processing for students preparing for an engineering career in the pulp, paper and allied industries.

The pulp and paper industry is at the forefront of the renewable resources industry. It represents the first industry that uses biomass in large quantities to produce commodity and specialized products. Graduates are well prepared to move into assignments in the engineering field and advance quickly to positions of responsibility in the analysis and design of processes and equipment. The paper engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Lower Division Required Courses

Course Codes* Credits
APM 205 Calculus I for Science and Engineering G 4
APM 206 Calculus for Science and Engineering II G 4
APM 307 Multivariable Calculus 4
APM 485 Differential Equations for Engineers and Scientists 3
ECH 132 Orientation and Introduction to Chemical Engineering I 1
ECH 133 Introduction to Chemical Engineering II 1
EWP 190 Writing and the Environment G 3
EWP 290 Research Writing and Humanities G 3
FCH 150 General Chemistry I G 3
FCH 151 General Chemistry Laboratory I G 1
FCH 152 General Chemistry II G 3
FCH 153 General Chemistry Laboratory II G 1
FCH 221 Organic Chemistry I 3
FCH 222 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 1
FCH 223
AND
FCH 224
OR
PSE 223
Organic Chemistry II

Organic Chemistry Laboratory II

Introduction to Lignocellulosics





3

1

4
FOR 207 Introduction to Economics 3
GNE 160 Computing Methods for Engineers and Scientists 3
PHY 211 General Physics I G 3
PHY 212 General Physics II 3
PHY 221 General Physics I Laboratory 1
PHY 222 General Physics II Laboratory 1
PSE 200 Introduction to Papermaking 3
PSE 201 The Art and Early History of Papermaking G 3
PSE 202 Pulp and Paper Laboratory Skills 1
ECH 202 Principles of Mass and Energy Balances 3
ECH 312 Engineering Thermodynamics 3

General Education Electives

Students are required to take one among the following four.

Course Codes* Credits
General Education Course: American History G 3
General Education Course: Western Civilization G 3
General Education Course: Other World Civilization or The Arts G 3
General Education Course: Foreign Language G 3

Upper Division Required Courses

Course Codes* Credits
APM 395 Probability and Statistics for Engineers 3
ECH 322 Fluid Mechanics 3
ECH 323 Transport Phenomena 3
ECH 324 Process Operations Laboratory 3
ECH 355 Engineering Design Economics 3
ECH 371 Process Control 3
ESF 200 Information Literacy 1
EWP 444 Professional Writing/Paper & Bioprocess Engineering 2
PSE 304 Professional Internship 1
PSE 306 Professional Synthesis 1
PSE 350 Fiber Processing 3
PSE 450 Pulping and Bleaching 3
PSE 462 Papermaking Processes I 3
PSE 465 Fiber and Paper Properties 4
PSE 467 Papermaking Wet End Chemistry 3
PSE 478 Papermaking Processes II 2
PSE 481 Engineering Design 3

ESF 200 and EWP 407 are to be taken in the same semester in the same time block. Please consult your advisor if you have questions.

Directed Electives

Course Credits
Engineering Directed Electives 9-12
Science Electives 3-6

The list of directed elective courses is available in the student handbook and from the student’s advisor. Some courses are available in an exchange program with Germany.

Total Minimum Credits For Degree: 128

Bachelor of Science in Renewable Materials Science

The renewable materials science program educates students in the science of materials and products made from renewable resources. The program provides an in-depth knowledge of materials such as wood, paper, modern packaging materials, natural fiber materials and advanced materials emphasizing sustainability, environmental consciousness and minimizing environmental footprint.

Students can explore a variety of careers in modern packaging, natural products and renewable materials industries, focused on technical, scientific and managerial tracks. The program will have the following options: paper, wood and polymer science. The third option is conducted with the Department of Chemistry.

Paper Science Option

Lower Division Required Courses

CourseCodes*Credits
APM 205Calculus I for Science and Engineering G4
APM 206Calculus for Science and Engineering IIG4
EFB 336Dendrology 3
EWP 190Writing and the Environment G3
EWP 290Research Writing and HumanitiesG3
FCH 150General Chemistry I G3
FCH 151General Chemistry Laboratory I G1
FCH 152General Chemistry II G3
FCH 153General Chemistry Laboratory II G1
FCH 221Organic Chemistry I 3
FCH 222Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 1
FCH 360Physical Chemistry I 3
FOR 207Introduction to Economics G3
GNE 160Computing Methods for Engineers and Scientists 3
GNE 271Statics 3
PHY 211General Physics IG3
PHY 212General Physics II 3
PHY 221General Physics I Laboratory 1
PHY 222General Physics II Laboratory 1
PSE 201The Art and Early History of Papermaking G3
PSE 223Introduction to Lignocellulosics 4
PSE 361Engineering Thermodynamics 3
RMS 132Introduction to Renewable Materials Science I 1
RMS 133Introduction to Renewable Materials Science II 1
RMS 200Renewable Materials and Composites from Lignocellulosics 3

Lower Division GenEd (general education) Courses

Students are required to take one course from among the following four, as well as taking a total of 30 credit hours of General Education coursework in total.

Course Codes* Credits
General Education Course: American History G 3
General Education Course: Western Civilization G 3
General Education Course: Other World Civilization G 3
General Education Course: Foreign Language G 3

Upper Division Required Courses

CourseCodes*Credits
APM 391Introduction to Probability and Statistics G3
BPE 310Colloid and Interface Science 3
ESF 200Information Literacy 1
EWP 444Professional Writing/Paper & Bioprocess Engineering 2
GNE 273Mechanics of Materials 3
PSE 370Principles of Mass and Energy Balance 3
PSE 456Management in Industry 3
RMS 335Transport Properties of Materials 3
RMS 387Renewable Materials for Sustainable Construction 3
RMS 388Wood and Fiber Identification Laboratory 2
RMS 422Composite Materials for Sustainable Construction 3
RMS 465Renewable Materials and Surfaces: Testing 3
RMS 468Product Design: Timber or Paper 3
RMS 481Capstone Project/Senior Thesis 3

ESF 200 and EWP 444 are to be taken in the same semester in the same time block. Please consult your advisor if you have questions.

Paper Science Electives

Students are required to take 4 Paper Science directed electives (12 credits).

CourseCodes*Credits
BPE 335Transport Phenomena 3
ERE 440Water and Wastewater Treatment 3
GNE 461Air Pollution Engineering 3
PSE 361Engineering Thermodynamics 3
PSE 371Fluid Mechanics 3
PSE 477Process Control 3
PSE 480Engineering Design Economics 3
PSE 481Engineering Design 3

Total Minimum Credits For Degree: 124

Wood Science Option

Lower Division Required Courses

CourseCodes*Credits
PSE 201The Art and Early History of Papermaking G3
APM 205Calculus I for Science and Engineering G4
APM 206Calculus for Science and Engineering IIG4
EFB 336Dendrology 3
EWP 190Writing and the Environment G3
EWP 290Research Writing and HumanitiesG3
FCH 150General Chemistry I G3
FCH 151General Chemistry Laboratory I G1
FCH 152General Chemistry II G3
FCH 153General Chemistry Laboratory II G1
FCH 221Organic Chemistry I 3
FCH 222Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 1
FCH 360Physical Chemistry I 3
GNE 160Computing Methods for Engineers and Scientists 3
GNE 271Statics 3
FOR 207Introduction to Economics G3
PHY 211General Physics IG3
PHY 212General Physics II 3
PHY 221General Physics I Laboratory 1
PHY 222General Physics II Laboratory 1
PSE 223Introduction to Lignocellulosics 4
PSE 361Engineering Thermodynamics 3
RMS 132Introduction to Renewable Materials Science I 1
RMS 133Introduction to Renewable Materials Science II 1
RMS 200Renewable Materials and Composites from Lignocellulosics 3
Liberal Arts Electives 6

Lower Division GenEd (general education) Courses

Students are required to take one General Education courses from among the following four, as well as taking a total of 30 credit hours of General Education coursework in total.

Course Codes* Credits
General Education Course: Foreign Language G 3
General Education Course: American History G 3
General Education Course: Western Civilization G 3
General Education Course: Other World Civilization G 3

Upper Division Required Courses

CourseCodes*Credits
APM 391Introduction to Probability and Statistics G3
BPE 310Colloid and Interface Science 3
ESF 200Information Literacy 1
EWP 444Professional Writing/Paper & Bioprocess Engineering 2
GNE 273Mechanics of Materials 3
PSE 456Management in Industry 3
RMS 322Wood Machining 3
RMS 335Transport Properties of Materials 3
RMS 387Renewable Materials for Sustainable Construction 3
RMS 388Wood and Fiber Identification Laboratory 2
RMS 422Composite Materials for Sustainable Construction 3
RMS 465Renewable Materials and Surfaces: Testing 3
RMS 468Product Design: Timber or Paper 3
RMS 481Capstone Project/Senior Thesis 3

ESF 200 and EWP 444 are to be taken in the same semester in the same time block. Please consult your advisor if you have questions.

Wood Science Electives

Students are required to take 4 Wood Science electives, selected from the following (12 credits).

CourseCodes*Credits
CME 326
CME 330Building Code of New York State 3
CME 404Applied Structures 3
CME 410
CME 444Materials Marketing 3
MCR 480Fundamentals of Microscopy 3
MCR 580Microtechnique of Wood 3
PSE 438Biorenewable fibrous and nonfibrous products 3

Total Minimum Credits For Degree: 124

Polymer Science Option

Lower Division Required Courses

CourseCodes*Credits
PSE 201The Art and Early History of Papermaking G3
APM 205Calculus I for Science and Engineering G4
APM 206Calculus for Science and Engineering IIG4
EWP 190Writing and the Environment G3
EWP 290Research Writing and HumanitiesG3
FCH 150General Chemistry I G3
FCH 151General Chemistry Laboratory I G1
FCH 152General Chemistry II G3
FCH 153General Chemistry Laboratory II G1
FCH 221Organic Chemistry I 3
FCH 222Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 1
FCH 223Organic Chemistry II 3
FCH 224Organic Chemistry Laboratory II 1
FOR 207Introduction to Economics G3
GNE 160Computing Methods for Engineers and Scientists 3
GNE 271Statics 3
PHY 211General Physics IG3
PHY 212General Physics II 3
PHY 221General Physics I Laboratory 1
PHY 222General Physics II Laboratory 1
RMS 132Introduction to Renewable Materials Science I 1
RMS 133Introduction to Renewable Materials Science II 1
RMS 200Renewable Materials and Composites from Lignocellulosics 3

Lower Division GenEd (general education) Courses

Students are required to take one among the following four General Education Courses, plus one free elective.

Course Codes* Credits
General Education Course: Foreign Language G 3
General Education Course: American History G 3
General Education Course: Western Civilization G 3
General Education Course: Other World Civilization G 3
Free Elective 3

Upper Division Required Courses

CourseCodes*Credits
APM 391Introduction to Probability and Statistics G3
BPE 310Colloid and Interface Science 3
ESF 200Information Literacy 1
EWP 444Professional Writing/Paper & Bioprocess Engineering 2
FCH 360Physical Chemistry I 3
FCH 361Physical Chemistry II 3
FCH 380Analytical Chemistry I 2
FCH 381Analytical Chemistry II: Spectroscopic, Chromatographic and Electroanalytical Instrumental Technique 3
FCH 497Undergraduate Seminar 1
FCH 498Introduction to Research 1 - 5
FCH 550Polymer Science: Synthesis and Mechanisms 3
FCH 551Polymer Techniques 3
FCH 552Polymer Science: Properties and Technology 3
GNE 273Mechanics of Materials 3
PSE 456Management in Industry 3
MCR 480Fundamentals of Microscopy 3
RMS 387Renewable Materials for Sustainable Construction 3
RMS 388Wood and Fiber Identification Laboratory 2
RMS 422Composite Materials for Sustainable Construction 3
RMS 465Renewable Materials and Surfaces: Testing 3

Electives

Course Credits
Polymer Science Electives 9

Total Minimum Credits For Degree: 124

Graduate Program in Paper and Bioprocess Engineering

The department participates in graduate education leading to the master of professional studies (M.P.S.), master of science (M.S.) and doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees in Paper and Bioprocess Engineering. Four options are available within this program:

  • Paper Science and Engineering (PSE)
  • Bioprocess Engineering (BPE)
  • Biomaterials Engineering (BME)
  • Sustainable Engineering Management (SEM)

The graduate program allows students to investigate a diverse range of topics in the area of pulp and paper design, process and product development, and manufacturing, as well as the production of chemicals, energy and other products from sustainable raw material sources using both chemical and biological methods. The overall objective of the option is to educate students at the M.P.S., M.S. and Ph.D. level in the development of new processes and products that can be produced in an ecologically sound and sustainable manner.

Options

Paper Science and Engineering Option

The PSE program offers these areas of study:

  • Pulping and Bleaching Processes (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Colloidal Chemistry and Fiber Flocculation (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Fiber and Paper Physics (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Process and Environmental Systems Engineering (M.P.S., M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Pulp and Paper Technology (M.P.S.)

Bioprocess Engineering Option

Projects conducted in the department under this option develop fundamental knowledge of biorefinery processes for application in the production of a wide spectrum of industrial products and fuels from bioresources, primarily lignocellulosics.

Research is also supported by various U.S. federal and N.Y. state governmental agencies, sometimes in conjunction with private industrial partners. 

The BPE program offers areas of study in:

  • Biocatalysis and Bioreaction Engineering (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Bioseparations Engineering (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Bioprocess Design, Simulation and Control (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Bioenvironmental Engineering (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Renewable Energy and Biofuels (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Biopharmaceuticals (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Industrial Biological Processes (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Bioprocess Engineering (M.P.S.)

Biomaterials Engineering (BME) Option

The BME option in the Paper and Bioprocess Engineering program offers areas of study in:

  • Biocomposite Materials, Biopolymers (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Bioactive Materials and Biosensors (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Nanocomposites and Nanostructured Materials (M.S., Ph.D.)

Sustainable Engineering Management (SEM) Option

The program in Sustainable Engineering Management allows students to investigate a variety of science and engineering topics together with courses in business, management, policy, law and other fields to form a Professional Science Master’s program (PSM) recognized by the Council of Graduate Schools.

Students in this program must complete a total of 36 credit hours.  The topical core of the program consists of 21 credit hours of courses in their technical field. An additional 12 credits of courses in business, management, policy, law and other areas constitute the “plus” courses in the degree. An integrative experience (3 credit hours) in the form of an internship or research experience is also required. The selection of the “plus” courses as well as technical electives allows students to develop study programs tailored to their individual interests and strengths. 

The M.P.S. program in Sustainable Engineering Management is intended for students who:

  • have a B.S. degree in an appropriate STEM field and wish to extend their technical knowledge in this area together with obtaining professional skills characterized by the “plus” courses
  • have worked in the industry and wish to return for a professional degree that incorporates business skills into the program.

Students entering the M.P.S. program should have a B.S. degree in a science- or engineering-related field. In terms of coursework, students should have the necessary prerequisites to take the courses that are required for the degree or be prepared to take these courses prior to taking the required courses. In general, students should have taken as part of their undergraduate program at least two semesters of calculus, two semesters of general chemistry, a semester of physics and a semester of biology. Additional chemistry, biology, and computer science courses, while not required, would be helpful.

The SEM M.P.S. offers areas of study in:

  • Bioprocess Engineering
  • Paper Engineering

Wood Science Options

Ph.D. and M.S. Options in Wood Science

Applicants for the M.S. or Ph.D. degrees in the wood science option are required to have a bachelor's degree in science, engineering or related degree. Applicants must have completed at least one semester of coursework in chemistry, biology, physics and calculus.

Areas of study in Wood Science include: Wood drying, wood anatomy and ultrastructure, wood durability and decay, tropical timbers, wood preservation. Applicants must have the appropriate undergraduate degree for the area of study they pursue.

M. P. S. Options in Wood Science

The M.P.S. in Wood Science is open to students with a demonstrated interest in wood science or the wood products industry. A bachelor’s degree in science or engineering is strongly recommended. Applicants to the M.P.S. in wood science and technology should have completed at least one semester of coursework in chemistry, biology, physics, and calculus.

Two coursework options are available:

M. P. S. Coursework—Core courses (12-21 credits), construction management courses (3-9 credits), application electives (3-9 credits), professional experience/synthesis (3-6 credits). Courses are selected in consultation with and with approval of the steering committee.

Core courses (12-21 credits):

Construction Management courses: (3 to 9 credits) (or others with committee approval)

CourseCodes*Credits
CME 587Renewable Materials for Sustainable Construction 3
CME 596
CME 682
CME 686Wood-Water Relationships 3
CME 770Biodegradation of Wood 3
MCR 580Microtechnique of Wood 3
MCR 680Fundamentals of Microscopy 3
CourseCodes*Credits
CME 543Construction Estimating 3
CME 653Construction Planning and Scheduling 3
CME 654Construction Project Management 3

Application Electives: (3-9 credits) (courses selected with committee approval)

Professional Experience/Synthesis (3-6 credits):

CourseCodes*Credits
CME 898Professional Experience/Synthesis 1 - 6

* Special Course Codes (Code indicates course meets certain program or accreditation requirements. Ignore if there is no relevance to this program of study.) G = General Education Course (GenEd), E = Engineering, ES = Engineering Sciences, M = Mathematic, NS = Natural Sciences, PE = Professional Education, S = Summer-only