The Chemical Engineering Program of the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez has been accredited by ABET since 1970.
Mission of the Chemical Engineering Program
To develop a strong Chemical Engineering program focused on research, services and on educating students coming from all socioeconomic levels to convert them in professionals competitive at a worldwide level and knowledgeable of their social responsibility.
Vision of the Chemical Engineering Program
To become a department that harmonizes high quality education and a strong research program to provide world competitive graduates.
Program Educational Objectives
Our chemical engineers graduates are expected to:
- Pursue careers as practicing chemical engineers in fields such as chemical, materials, energy environment, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, food processing and consumer products.
- Pursue advanced studies in chemical engineering or a related technical discipline, medicine, law or business, if desired.
- Succeed in their chosen career path, demonstrating high standards of professional, social and ethical responsibility.
Enrollment and Degree Data for the Chemical Engineering Program at UPRM
|Academic Year||Enrollment Year||Total Undergrad||Total Grad||Degrees Conferred|
|2013 – 2014||PT||0||0||2||0||31||33|
|1 2012 – 2013||FT||81||67||84||106||257||595||51|
|2 2011 – 2012||FT||73||61||108||126||284||653||55|
|3 2010 – 2011||FT||67||103||128||137||268||703||53|
|4 2009 – 2010||FT||117||109||142||131||238||740||52|
|5 2008 – 2009||FT||122||126||129||234||724||53|