The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at The University of Akron

Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

April 2: Open House 

Whitby Hall room 210

Two sessions:

  • 10:00 a.m. to Noon
  • 1:00  to 3:00 p.m.

To attend: email or call 330-972-2468. 

Tell us:

  • Your name
  • Which session you want to attend
  • Your contact information (email; phone)
  • The number of people attending

Chemical Engineers and Corrosion Engineers are everywhere. Doing challenging work in industry, in government/armed services, in academia. Changing the world.  Helping to save lives. Protecting the environment. Earning good pay.

Whether you're interested in developing new products, new processes and/or new knowledge a degree from The University of Akron's Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering can be your starting point. 


Chemical engineers study and perform research to convert raw materials into useful products, determine how chemical processing affects people and the environment, and solve chemical, materials and biotechnology problems.

We offer two undergraduate degrees - B.S. Chemical Engineering and B.S. Corrosion Engineering.

The graduate program is designed to be flexible enough to meet the needs of students with varied backgrounds and prepare them for a career in industry, government or academia.

Learn more about the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department and read the message from the Chair.



Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Whitby Hall 211
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-3906


Student Stephen Callow discusses the friendships he's built with other corrosion engineering students.