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Chemical Engineering Program Plan

This sample program plan gives you a possible overview of the types of courses a student would take each semester of the Chemical Engineering program at Wheaton College.

PLEASE NOTE: This program plan is for guidance only. Graduation requirements are found in the course catalog.

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NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
CORE 101 WC First Year Seminar 4 General Education
MATH 231 WC Calculus I 4 Engineering Core
PHYS 231 WC Introductory Physics I 4 Engineering Core
ENGR 101 WC Introduction to Engineering 1 Engineering Core
CHEM 231 WC General Chemistry 4 Engineering Core

Total: 17 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
ENGW WC Writing (0-4) 4 General Education
AHS 101 WC Wellness (0-2) 2 General Education
MATH 232 WC Calculus II 4 Engineering Core
PHYS 232 WC Introductory Physics II 4 Engineering Core
CHEM 232 WC General Chemistry 4 Recommended

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
BITH 211 WC Old Testament Literature 4 General Education
LANG WC Foreign Language 4 General Education
COMM WC Communications (0-2) 2 General Education
MATH 331 WC Vector Calculus 2 Engineering Core
PHYS 334 WC Computer Modeling of Physical Systems 2 Engineering Core
CHEM 341 WC Organic Chemistry I 4 Engineering Specific

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
BITH WC New Testament Literature 4 General Education
SELECT WC Thematic Core (1 of 3) 4 General Education
COMM WC Visual & Performing Arts (1 of 2) 2 General Education
CORE 3xx WC Advanced Seminar (with Thematic Core tag) 4 Engineering Core
CHEM 342 WC Organic Chemistry II 4 Engineering Specific

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
SELECT WC Christian Thought 4 General Education
SELECT WC Visual & Performing Arts (2 of 2) 2 General Education
MATH 333 WC Differential Equations 4 Engineering Core
CHEM 371 WC Physical Chemistry I Engineering Specific
CHE 202 IIT Material Energy Balance 3 Engineering at IIT

Total: 17 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
SELECT WC Thematic Core (2 of 3) 4 General Education
SELECT WC Thematic Core (3 of 3) 4 General Education
ENGR 394 WC Ethics Capstone 2 General Education
CHEM 372 WC Physical Chemistry II 2 Engineering Specific
CHEM 475 WC Methods in Physical Chemistry 2 Engineering Specific
CHE 301 IIT Fluid Mechanics 3 Engineering at IIT

Total: 17 Credits

Three Year Total Credit Hours: 105

NumberSchoolSubjectHours

ECE 211 or

ECE 218

IIT Circuit Analysis 1 (3) 4
CHE 302 IIT Heat & Mass Transfer Operations 3
CHE 311 IIT Foundations of Biological Science for Engineering 3
CHE 351 IIT Thermodynamics 1 3
IPRO IIT IPRO Elective 1 3

Total: 16 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHours
CHE 239 IIT Mathematical and Computational Methods 3

CHE 317

IIT

Chemical & Biological Engineering Laboratory 1

2
CHE 433 IIT Process Modeling & System Theory 3

CHE 451

IIT

Thermodynamics 2

3
SELECT IIT

Technical Elective 1

3

Total: 14 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHours
CHE 418 IIT Chemical & Biological Engineering Laboratory 2 2
CHE 423 IIT Chemical Reaction Engineering 3
CHE 435 IIT Process Control 3
CHE 494 IIT Process Design 1 3
IPRO IIT IPRO Elective 2 3

Total: 14 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHours
CHE 406 IIT

Transport Phenomena

3

CHE 496

IIT

Process Design 2

3
SELECT IIT Technical Elective 2 3
SELECT IIT Technical Elective 2 3
EXAM NCEES Fundamentals of Engineering
(Passing is not required)
 

Total: 12 Credits

Fourth & Fifth Year Hours: 56

Total Credit Hours to Degree(s): 161

 

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