Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering School of Engineering Vanderbilt University

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering School of Engineering Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
32%
68%
student ratio
41
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
18%
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 1
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • 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 Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

18% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 142
    • Accepted 26
    • Acceptance Rate 18
    • Enrolled 11
  • 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 January 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitCSS Profile and FAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students41
    • Female Percentage32%
    • Male Percentage68%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students41
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian51%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student44%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty15
    • Full-time Percentage60%
    • Part-time Percentage40%
    • Female Percentage20%
    • Male Percentage80%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAdsorption and surface chemistry; biochemical engineering and biotechnology; chemical reaction engineering, environment, materials, process modeling and control; molecular modeling and thermodynamics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,896,000

Location & Contact

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

School of Engineering
Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN 37240-1001
United States

Dr. Peter Pintauro

Chair

Phone: 615-343-6918
Fax: 615-343-7951
Email: peter.n.pintauro@vanderbilt.edu

Dr. G. Jennings

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 615-322-2441
Fax: 615-343-7951
Email: jenningk@vuse.vanderbilt.edu


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