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University Of Maryland Baltimore Doctor of Chemical Engineering
University Of Maryland Baltimore

Doctor of Chemical Engineering

Baltimore, USA

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The Ph.D. degree is geared towards successfully mastering a body of skills and knowledge in preparation for a career as an independent scholar. This degree is recommended for those who expect to engage in a professional career in research, teaching, or technical work of an advanced nature.

The Ph.D. degree is awarded only upon sufficient evidence of high attainment in scholarship and the ability to engage in independent research in the field of chemical engineering.

The basic components to earn the Ph.D. degree are:

  • Completion 21 credits of graduate coursework, including core curriculum
  • Successful completion of written qualifying report and oral presentation
  • Successful preparation and oral defense of a written dissertation proposal
  • Minimum of 18 credit-hours of doctoral dissertation research (ENCH 899)
  • Public oral defense and submission of written doctoral dissertation

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