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2012-2013 University Catalog (Revised 2012-10-02) 
2012-2013 University Catalog (Revised 2012-10-02) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemical Engineering, B.S.

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Offered by: College of Engineering, Chemical and Materials Engineering Department

Required Support Courses: 78 units

The following major support courses should be used to satisfy the indicated GE requirements. If these courses are not used to satisfy GE, the total units to degree may be more than 198 units.

Elective Support Courses: 7 units

  • Upper Division MTE/CHE Elective (3)

General Education Requirements: 68 units

An alternate pattern from that listed here for partial fulfillment of Areas A, C, and D available for students in this major is the Interdisciplinary General Education (IGE) Program. Please see the description of IGE elsewhere in this catalog.

Area A (12 units)

  1. Oral Communication
  2. Written Communication
  3. Critical Thinking

Area B (16 units)

  1. Physical Science
  2. Biological Science
  3. Laboratory Activity
  4. Math/Quantitative Reasoning
  5. Science and Technology Synthesis*

Area C (16 units)

  1. Visual and Performing Arts
  2. Philosophy and Civilization
  3. Literature and Foreign Languages
  4. Humanities Synthesis*

Area D (20 units)

  1. U.S. History, Constitution, and American Ideals
  2. History, Economics, and Political Science
  3. Sociology, Anthropology, Ethnic, and Gender Studies
  4. Social Science Synthesis*

Area E (4 units)

Lifelong Understanding and Self-development


*Consult Department

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