Department of Chemical Engineering College of Engineering Michigan Technological University

Department of Chemical Engineering College of Engineering Michigan Technological University

Houghton, MI
location
Public
type
Small
setting
35%
65%
student ratio
48
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
46%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 17
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required for some and Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

46% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 145
    • Accepted 67
    • Acceptance Rate 46
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose, and official transcripts, 2 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose, and official transcripts, 2 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 94 iBT) or IELTS

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, cooperative program

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Full-time Percentage88%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races12%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty18
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage22%
    • Male Percentage78%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPolymer engineering, thermodynamics, chemical process safety, surface science/catalysis, environmental chemical engineering
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,296,824

Location & Contact

Department of Chemical Engineering

College of Engineering
Michigan Technological University

1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931
United States

Dr. Komar Kawatra

Chair

Phone: 906-487-3132
Fax: 906-487-3213
Email: skkawatr@mtu.edu

Alexis Snell

Secretary 3

Phone: 906-487-3132
Fax: 906-487-3213
Email: aesnell@mtu.edu


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