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    • School of Engineering

      • Kirkbride Hall
      • tel: 610-499-4037
      • fax: 610-499-4059
    • Dr. C. Michael Kelly

    • Kim Robinson

Master of Science in Engineering, Chemical Engineering

Why Widener?

chemical engineering

Emphasis on Fundamentals

The master of science in engineering in chemical engineering degree is a fundamentals-based preparation for a wide range of professional careers. Many industries from fuels to chemicals to pharmaceuticals and more have needs for engineers with advanced studies and degrees. The degree can be the stepping stone for career advancement or doctoral studies.

chemical engineering

Up-Close and Personal Classroom Experience

With small class sizes you receive direct interaction with the faculty and the department. In class you learn from industry experts, research faculty, and from your fellow classmates during class discussions. In addition, the Graduate Program office is open prior to your evening class for your convenience.  

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Flexibility for the Working Professional

Classes meet one night per week and are streamed over the Internet live and archived for later viewing. This allows us to maintain the classroom relationship between student and teacher that facilitates learning, but also permits a student to stay up to date with coursework while traveling or when unexpected work conflicts arise.


Potential Careers

  • Pharmaceutical
  • Petroleum and natural gas
  • Biofuels
  • Food industry
  • Chemicals
  • Environmental
  • Higher education

Recent Employers

  • Siemens
  • Airgas
  • Sunoco
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Exelon
  • W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc.