164
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Houston / Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is located in Houston, TX, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Chemical Engineering (MCHE) Chemical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Chemical engineering
Master of Petroleum Engineering (M Pet E) Petroleum engineering

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 27
Doctoral Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

382
Applied
74
Accepted
45
Enrolled
19%

Applying

25
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
No
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

164
Total Graduate Students
39%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
60%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.71%
Black or African American 3.66%
White or Caucasian 18%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 14.02%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (76%)
Female (23%)

Faculty

28
Total faculty
Full-time (16)
Part-time (12)
Male (24)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Chemical engineering
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 4800 Calhoun Road
Houston, TX  77204
United States
Contact Dr. Ramanan Krishnamoorti
Chairperson
Email: ramanan@uh.edu
Phone: 713-743-4304
Fax: 713-743-4323