Department of Chemical Engineering Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering Texas Tech University

Department of Chemical Engineering Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
40%
60%
student ratio
75
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
16%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (MS Ch E)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

16% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 221
    • Accepted 36
    • Acceptance Rate 16
    • Enrolled 23
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st June 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (Verbal and Quantitative)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (Verbal and Quantitative)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students75
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students75
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino23%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian54%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian23%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty14
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage21%
    • Male Percentage79%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBioengineering; energy and sustainability; polymers and materials; simulation and modeling in chemical engineering
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,510,026

Location & Contact

Department of Chemical Engineering

Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering
Texas Tech University

PO Box 43121
Lubbock, TX 79409-3121
United States

Dr. Sindee Simon

Department Chair

Phone: 806-742-3553
Fax: 806-742-3552
Email: sindee.simon@ttu.edu

Dr. Siva Vanapalli

Associate Professor

Phone: 806-742-3553
Fax: 806-742-3552
Email: siva.vanapalli@ttu.edu


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