Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Chemical Engineering

Overview

The Chemical Biology Program at Colorado State University is an interdepartmental and multidisciplinary program involving the Department of Chemistry and Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology that aims to train students for research careers in chemical biology.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Chemical Engineering

Areas of Study

  • Biochemical engineering
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Biofuels and biorefining
  • Biosensors and bioanalytical devices
  • Cell and tissue engineering
  • Chemical Engineering – Advanced materials (semiconductor processing, chemical vapor deposition, polymer materials)
  • Environmental biotechnology
  • Environmental engineering (bioremediation, contaminant transport)
  • Genomics/proteomics/metabolomics
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Membrane separations
  • Metabolic engineering
  • Molecular simulation
  • Nanostructured materials
  • Permeable media
  • Protein engineering
  • Synthetic and systems biology
  • Thin films

Next Steps

Requirements

Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Financial Aid

Application Deadline Dates

Department Deadlines

  • Fall – January 15
  • Spring – September 15