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Chemical Engineering

Chemical engineers use mathematics and science, especially chemistry, to design sustainable materials and manufacturing processes that will maximize and enhance our quality of life. They also have extensive roles in petroleum engineering, energy supply, environmental protection, and biotechnology. Chemical engineers also work in specialty areas such as pharmaceuticals, food and beverage processing, and textiles. Their skills and expertise are also valued in fields like finance, medicine, law, education, and other areas that rely on high level analytical, technical, and social skills. Please note that some of the careers below will require further education.

Related Career Titles:

Chemical Engineer
Petroleum Engineer
Environmental Engineer
Materials Engineer
Biochemical Engineer

Related Chemical Engineering Links:

American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Chemical and Engineering News
Chemical Engineering Magazine
Discover Engineering
Institution of Chemical Engineers
National Society of Professional Engineers
Sloan Career Cornerstone Center
Society of Women Engineers
American Society for Engineering Education

Where else can I find information?

USF Chemical Engineering Department
Occupational Outlook Handbook
O*Net Online