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USC Catalogue 2017-2018

Chemical Engineering, Sustainable Energy Emphasis (BS)


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Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering Degree


The Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering. Additionally, there are six possible areas of emphasis within this chemical engineering program major. These are: biochemical engineering (133 units); environmental engineering (136 units); nanotechnology (132 units); petroleum engineering (137 units); polymer/materials science (137 units); and sustainable energy (128 units). An area of emphasis appears in parentheses after the primary major name on the transcript.

Sample student schedules are located on the department Web page (chems.usc.edu).

Common Requirements for the BS Degree and All Areas of Emphasis (112 units)

See also common requirements for undergraduate degrees .

Composition/Writing Courses


General Education


Additional Requirements for Individual Degrees


Emphasis in Sustainable Energy

The requirement for the degree with an emphasis in sustainable energy is 128 units. A cumulative grade point average of C (2.0) is required for all upper division courses applied toward the major, regardless of the department in which the courses are taken. In addition to the previously listed common requirements, students must also take the following courses:

Sustainable Energy


Sustainable Energy Electives


Choose 1 class from the following:

Note:


*Must have 49 engineering units to be able to take BUAD 301.

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