Mission Statement

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NMSU CHEME Senior class of 2009 tours a debutanizer at Western Refining in El Paso, TX.

The New Mexico State University Chemical & Materials Engineering Department prepares BS, MS, and PhD graduates to successfully and safely practice the chemical engineering profession, to continue lifelong personal and professional development, and to contribute to the betterment of their communities and society.

The department engages in scholarly activity that advances scientific knowledge and technology in the field of chemical engineering, engaging students in that work and providing outreach in its areas of expertise to the community, state, and public in accord with the mission of the college of engineering and the land grant mission of the university.