12 months
2432 USD/credit 72960 USD/year
1628 USD/credit 48840 USD/year
1628 USD/credit 48840 USD/year
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The MS degree in Chemical Engineering at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is specially designed to provide the student with a combination of higher-level design and project management skills combined with a deeper knowledge of chemical engineering fundamentals. 


Students in the Chemical Engineering program at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette wishing to enter industry find that the additional knowledge base provides them a competitive edge for future job advancements.  

Key Features 

  • Those students continuing on to the Ph.D. level are given a strong education base to build upon so they can be successful with the obtainment of their PhD degree.  
  • Both Thesis and Non-Thesis options are available.  Financial support for the MS level is offered to some students based on the availability of funded graduate positions and student qualifications.  Both university and external R&D funds are used to support our MS students.  Working professionals can enter as part-time MS students.  

Programme Structure

  • The department will work with these students to successfully complete their degree requirements.  
  • Our department has a long history of producing MS degreed alumni who have gone on to excel within their chosen career paths.  Please consider joining one of the best MS programs for building top-flight chemical engineers.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • have (or soon have) a bachelor’s degree (or its equivalent) from a regionally accredited university. Learn more about how to provide proof of degree.
  • demonstrate English language proficiency (TOEFL/IELTS) if you are an international applicant. Learn more about who is required to demonstrate English language proficiency.
  • provide additional application materials (including GRE/GMAT) depending on the degree program to which you're applying.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    72960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2432 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    48840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1628 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    48840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1628 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Lafayette

925 - 1320 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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