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University of Washington

Department of Chemical Engineering

Seattle, WA

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Overview

University of Washington / Department of Chemical Engineering is located in Seattle, WA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Chemical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Chemical engineering and nanotechnology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Chemical engineering and advanced data science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Chemical engineering

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 29
Doctoral Degrees 12

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum Quantitative score of 159)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
Final exam, research project, degree completed in 6 years
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum Quantitative score of 159)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
General and final exams, research project, completion of all work within 10 years

Admissions

Applying

85
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum Quantitative score of 159)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, official transcripts, personal statement, confidential evaluations by 3 professors or other technical professional, high rank (top 5%) in respected chemical engineering program
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum Quantitative score of 159)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, official transcripts, personal statement, confidential evaluations by 3 professors or other technical professional, high rank (top 5%) in respected chemical engineering program

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 92
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

108
Total Graduate Students
47%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.48%
Black or African American 0.93%
White or Caucasian 37%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 5.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0.93%
Unknown 0.93%

Gender

Male (60%)
Female (39%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time - 19
Part-time - 0
Male (16)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Materials processing and characterization, optical and electronic polymers, surface science, biochemical engineering and bioengineering, computational chemistry, environmental studies
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
13,464,000

Location & Contact

Address Box 351750
Seattle, WA  98195-1750
United States
Contact Dr. Francois Baneyx
Professor/Chair
Email: baneyx@uw.edu
Phone: 206-543-2250
Fax: 206-543-3778

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