Chemical Engineering, PhD

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2020-2021. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 60 Hours (Beyond the Bachelor's Degree)

Core Courses
CHE 5123Advanced Chemical Reaction Engineering3
CHE 5213Advanced Transport Phenomena3
CHE 5743Chemical Engineering Process Modeling3
CHE 5843Principles of Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics3
CHE 5302Introduction to Science and Engineering Research2
Hours Subtotal14
Seminar
CHE 6010Chemical Engineering Seminar7
Hours Subtotal7
Electives
Approved elective (CHE or other) courses, selected by the student, with approval of the student's advisory committee.15
Suggested Elective Courses
Tissue Engineering
Catalysis and Photocatalysis
Advanced Bioprocess Engineering
Advanced Biomedical Engineering
Electrochemical Engineering
Process Simulation
Molecular Modeling and Simulation
Colloid Processing
Membrane Separations
Applied Numerical Computing for Scientists and Engineers
Basic Physiology and Physiological System Analysis for Engineers
Hours Subtotal15
Thesis
CHE 6000Doctoral Thesis 124
Hours Subtotal24
Total Hours60

Total Hours: 30 Hours (Beyond the Master's Degree from Oklahoma State University)

Seminar
CHE 6010Chemical Engineering Seminar4
Hours Subtotal4
Electives
Graduate-approved elective (CHE or other) courses, selected by the student, with approval of the student's advisory committee.9
Hours Subtotal9
Thesis
CHE 6000Doctoral Thesis 117
Hours Subtotal17
Total Hours30

Total Hours: 42 Hours (Beyond the Master's Degree)2

Core Courses
CHE 5123Advanced Chemical Reaction Engineering3
CHE 5213Advanced Transport Phenomena3
CHE 5743Chemical Engineering Process Modeling3
CHE 5843Principles of Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics3
CHE 5302Introduction to Science and Engineering Research2
Hours Subtotal14
Seminar
CHE 6010Chemical Engineering Seminar6
Hours Subtotal6
Electives
Graduate-approved elective (CHE or other) courses, selected by the student, with approval of the student's advisory committee.6
Hours Subtotal6
Thesis
CHE 6000Doctoral Thesis16
Hours Subtotal16
Total Hours42

Graduate College Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2020-2021 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.