Master of Engineering in Chemical Engineering
Lehigh University

Program Details

Lehigh University offers the online Master of Engineering in Chemical Engineering. Chemical Engineering is a broad discipline that employs tools from chemistry, physics, mathematics and biology to carry out molecular transformation of low value raw materials to high added final products in a cost-efficient, safe and environmentally benign fashion. Due to this broad-based training in the application of the basic sciences, Chemical Engineers who graduate from Lehigh go on to play important roles in research and industry. 

Potential career opportunities in the following industries:

  • materials and electronics manufacturing
  • chemical and petrochemical processing
  • energy generation and distribution
  • environmental remediation
  • process automation
  • new product design
  • biopharmaceutical


  • Undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering from an accredited institution
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher and a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the last two semesters of undergraduate study
  • Personal essay

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education