Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science College of Engineering Wayne State University

Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science College of Engineering Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
37%
63%
student ratio
60
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
26%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Materials Science And Engineering Graduate Certificate [polymer engineering]
      Master of Science (MS) [materials science and engineering]
    • Certificate
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

26% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 153
    • Accepted 41
    • Acceptance Rate 26
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline October 1st September 1st Not Reported
    • Spring deadline February 1st January 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesadmission to the graduate school, three letters of recommendation, at least two from the applicant???s academic institution, personal statement, resume, and selected publications and patent certifications, if any
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE , admission to the graduate school, three letters of recommendation, at least two from the applicant???s academic institution, personal statement, resume, and selected publications and patent certifications, if any
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesadmission to the graduate school, three letters of recommendation, at least two from the applicant???s academic institution, personal statement, resume, and selected publications and patent certifications, if any
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE required, 6 TWE paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 85)

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 awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students60
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students60
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Full-time Percentage68%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian22%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchThermodynamics and transport properties of polymer solutions; processing, rheology, and separation of polymers; heterogeneous catalysts; surface science of catalyst and polymeric materials; laser-based imaging of chemical species and reactions; environmental transport and management of hazardous waste; process design and synthesis based on waste minimization, biocatalysis in multiphase systems, biomaterials and tissue engineering
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$948,548

Location & Contact

Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

College of Engineering
Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. Charles Manke

Chair

Phone: 313-577-3849
Email: cmanke@eng.wayne.edu


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