The vision of the 3+2 program is designed for students who wish to attend the University of Illinois at Chicago that have a desire to further their academic career in the chemical engineering field. This program offers a rigorous and constructive curriculum that challenges students limitations and creates well rounded, knowledgeable individuals that will undoubtedly contribute tremendously to the chemical engineering field.
Through the department’s efforts, the 3+2 Program has amassed over six figures in additional funding, as well as countless aid and support in classroom settings and research projects. In addition, the program is in its beginning stages of expanding to India, Italy, Argentina and other additional countries.
The mission of the Department of Chemical Engineering is to serve society through excellence in education, research and public service. We provide for our students an education in chemical engineering, and we aspire to instill in them the attitudes, values, and vision that will prepare them for lifetimes of continued learning and leadership in their chosen careers. Through scholarship, the Department strives to generate new knowledge and technology for the benefit of the State of Illinois, the nation, and beyond.