The School of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering at Oregon State University has its roots in one of the oldest and most respected chemical engineering departments in the western United States. OSU's undergraduate program in Chemical Engineering was first accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) and Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) in 1917. The school currently has more than twenty-four faculty members who pursue a variety of research and teaching activities.  The graduate program boasts MEng, MS, and PhD degrees in both Chemical and Environmental Engineering.


OSU News Release

Energy breakthrough uses sun to create solar energy materials

Apr 3, 2014
An important advance by OSU engineers will allow the sun not only to power solar cells, but to create the material used in them.… Read full story.
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Interactive “Beaver BarCamp” conference planned at OSU

Mar 31, 2014
Beaver BarCamp 14 will be held at the Kelley Engineering Center on Saturday, April 12, with many sessions on science, art, technology and more.… Read full story.
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Keck Foundation supports innovative materials research

Mar 24, 2014
A large grant will help OSU engineers study materials that can change shape when exposed to light, with many potential applications.… Read full story.
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FIRST robotics competition planned at OSU

Mar 21, 2014
The FIRST Robotics Competition in April will attract high school student teams to OSU for a range of competitive robotic events.… Read full story.
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OSU a partner in $320 million “digital manufacturing” initiative

Feb 26, 2014
OSU will be a key partner in a new, $230 million national initiative to support "digital manufacturing," which could revolutionize the way things get built in America.… Read full story.
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Sustainable manufacturing system to better consider the human component

Feb 20, 2014
Society is demanding a higher degree of corporate social responsibility, and OSU engineering advances on sustainable manufacturing are helping to meet that need.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events


A Community of Makers - A Lecture by Travis Good

Travis Good, MAKE magazine contributing editor, OSU alum, and maker movement champion will answer the question "What's the big deal about 'making'?" He'll share how making is transforming


University Wide Career Fair


Career Fairs are a place to find jobs and internships. This event offers you the chance to network with employers and explore


Digital Storytelling

Want to share your experiences abroad through art and media? Digital storytelling is becoming the folk art of the 21st century. Join us for this workshop series to


Enterprise Rent-A-Car on Campus Interviews

Representatives from Enterprise Rent-A-Car will be on campus April 24th to conduct interviews in Career Services, all majors.  Application deadline February 6.

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