A concentration in Biochemical Engineering, administered by the Chemical Engineering Department, is available to graduate students matriculating in the College of Engineering. This certificate program is a concentration of courses that introduce the fundamentals of Biochemical Engineering, and topics supporting the Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical industries.
This sequence of courses will be offered at a frequency of approximately once every two years. A student may start the sequence at any time and complete the certificate in more than two years. The courses may be taken in any order, although it is recommended that CHE 8588 and CHE 8589, Biochemical Engineering I and II be completed in consecutive semesters.
The Biochemical Engineering Certificate consists of the two required courses and two elective courses.