Louisville, KY
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
34%
66%
student ratio
38
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 1
fall application deadline
17%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Engineering (M Eng)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 16
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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 Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

17% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 28
    • Accepted 5
    • Acceptance Rate 17
    • Enrolled 3
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, two letters of recommendation; all final official transcripts
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based, GRE

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students38
    • Female Percentage34%
    • Male Percentage66%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students38
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Full-time Percentage89%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian53%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student45%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty10
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage10%
    • Male Percentage90%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBioenergy, biomaterials, biomimetic systems, bioprocessing, biofuels and bio-products, adsorption and catalysis, complex fluids, computational fluid dynamics, fuel cells, membranes, microfabrication, microreactors, molecular simulations, nanomaterials and nanochannels, photovoltaic materials, polymers, sensors
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$926,743

Location & Contact

Department of Chemical Engineering

J. B. Speed School of Engineering
University of Louisville

2301 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40292-0001
United States

Dr. Joel Fried

Chair

Phone: 502-852-6350
Fax: 502-852-6355
Email: joel.fried@louisville.edu

R. Berson

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 502-852-1567
Email: eric.berson@louisville.edu


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