Chemical Engineering


Chemical Engineering Graduate Programs

Our chemical engineering faculty members are second to none. They lead UToledo's efforts in alternative energy and materials research. They mentor graduate students and encourage collaboration on research.

The chemical engineering graduate programs balance:

  • Theory and practice
  • Course work and research
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental sustainability

Graduate Degrees

The College of Engineering also offers the following graduate options:


Work on cutting-edge research to address the world's greatest energy, environmental and medical challenges. Receive training in state-of-the-art experimental and modeling tools.

Research Focus Areas

  • Advanced Materials
  • Alternative Energy
  • Environment and Sustainability

Current Research Themes

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biotechnology and Bioprocessing
  • Catalysis
  • Energy
  • Engineering Education
  • Interfacial Phenomena
  • Membranes
  • Nanotechnology
  • Polymers
  • Process Engineering
  • Water Purification


Learn to Think Like an Entrepreneur

We don't just develop outstanding chemical engineers. We develop engineers who create value for their employers by thinking like entrepreneurs. UToledo offers opportunities to commercialize your research and ideas.


Admission Information

Learn more about the city of Toledo and why our students chose the College of Engineering.

Why UToledo Engineering 


Maria Coleman

Contact Maria Coleman
Chair and Graduate Program Director

Last Updated: 4/10/23