Carnegie Mellon University’s Department of Chemical Engineering (ChemE) stands at the forefront of education, research, and innovation. Specializing in critical areas like health and medicine, biofuels, air quality, and process systems engineering, CMU Chemical Engineers are leading the charge toward a healthier, cleaner, and more efficient future for all.

Creating a better future

Chemical Engineering research

ChemE graduates go on to...

Work at companies like:
  • Accenture
  • Amazon
  • Anheuser-Busch
  • Deloitte
  • Dow
  • Eli Lilly and Company
  • Exxon Mobile
  • Intel
  • Merck
  • Procter & Gamble
  • PPG
Pursue graduate degrees or careers in academia at universities like:
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Duke University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • University of California Berkeley
  • University of Florida
  • University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of Pennsylvania