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CHME has moved to Regent’s Row during the Jett Hall renovation. Find the main office in room A104.

Welcome to the NMSU Chemical & Materials Engineering Department website.  In addition to the basic NMSU Chemical Engineering curriculum, CHME has other curricula of study that include:

  • Minors of Study in Biomedical Engineering (Fall 2016), Materials Engineering, Nuclear Chemical Engineering, Pre-Law Intellectual Property (Fall 2016), and Environmental Management.
  • 5-year track to combined Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (BSCHE) and Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degrees.
  • 5-year track to combined Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Chemical Engineering degrees.

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Unique about the NMSU BSCHE curriculum is the manner in which some content is spread across the curriculum rather than taught in a single course.  Students receive hands-on lab experience every semester of their studies.

CHMEs are finding employment in diverse employment with starting salaries exceeding $100,000/year for some industries.  You’ll find this website answers all your questions, whether your a current student or are considering joining la familia.  If you cannot find what you seek, ask.