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Chemical Engineering is a discipline that combines chemistry, physics and engineering to solve problems involving the use or production of chemicals to develop new materials and processes and to increase efficiency and lower cost.

Degree Programs

Department News

Dr. James Henry, along with Dr. Clayton Jeffryes, Dr. Thinesh Selvaratnam, and Dr. Minh, received an NSF grant to purchase an Aquisition of a Flow Cytometer/Sorter.

Letter from the Dean on Tropical Storm Imelda

The Department of Chemical Engineering's bachelor's degree program has been reaccredited by ABET.

The Department congratulates Dr. Tracy Benson on his recent patent.  


The Lamar University Chapter of AIChE is proud to host the regional student conference in 2020. Click here to become a sponsor.


Take the first step!

The first step toward your future in chemical engineering begins right now.  

  • Learn more about the programs
  • Arrange a campus visit
  • Connect with a current student
  • Explore scholarship possibilities and more

Contact Erin Lovelady Lemoine, Director of Outreach and Student Services
eklovelady@lamar.edu  •  (409) 880-8714