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MBA and M.E. in Chemical Engineering Dual Degree Master’s Program

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Master of Engineering or Dual-Degree MBA


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The dual ME-MBA degree equips you with a deep understanding of chemical engineering principles alongside strategic thinking, leadership, and managerial skills

The combination of engineering and business education provides a well-rounded skill set and the ability to bridge the gap between technical and business aspects allowing you to solve complex problems that require both chemical engineering and business perspectives.

Program Benefits:

Innovation: With a background in chemical engineering and business, you can drive innovation in processes, products, and technologies.

Leadership: This program will teach you to efficiently lead projects, ensuring they meet technical specifications and regulatory requirements.

Technology Commercialization: Use your technical expertise to identify market opportunities for new technologies. Your business acumen will be valuable in commercializing these technologies and bringing them to market.


  • Technical Project Manager

  • Process Engineer Manager

  • Technology Commercialization Specialist

  • R&D Manager

  • Regulatory Affairs Manager

  • Environmental Health and Safety Manager

About The Stevens MBA Program

Program Highlights

A STEM-Designated MBA: This MBA program holds the STEM designation, setting it apart from ordinary offerings by infusing technology at the forefront of the curriculum. This designation also allows students from outside of the U.S. to be eligible for a 24-month extension of their Optional Practical Training (OPT).

Traditional Business Through the Technology Lens: At Stevens, conventional business disciplines are taught from a technological perspective, ensuring graduates are well-versed in leveraging leading-edge tools and methodologies to drive innovation across all aspects of a business.

AI and Machine Learning are Here to Stay: Students gain an essential understanding and practical application of AI and machine learning, equipping them to take the lead in navigating the fourth industrial revolution and propel industries forward.

Real-World Consulting Experience: The hallmark of the full-time MBA, the Industry Capstone Program, immerses students in consulting engagements with real-world companies. Students and their peers, under faculty mentors, take what they’ve learned in their courses to develop solutions to real business problems and present their recommendations to senior executives. This experience provides students with something they can speak about to hiring managers and recruiters. Open to students across graduate programs, the Industry Capstone Project encourages interdisciplinary collaboration, nurturing diverse perspectives and skill development.

Invaluable Networking Opportunities: Capstone projects partnering with companies, providing students with networking opportunities and allowing them to foster connections that can lead to career advancement.

An MBA for the Digital Era

Few MBA programs consider how rapidly the data revolution has changed the ways managers recognize opportunities and identify trends. This innovative STEM MBA is taught by faculty who understand the traditional managerial toolkit — marketing, strategy and finance — must be complemented by skills in technology and analytics to create success.

Your MBA courses will feature applied exercises that prepare you to be a leader who is capable of making fast, data-supported decisions. MBA coursework emphasizes collaboration through group projects and presentations and develops your creativity and critical thinking skills through the incorporation of new analytical tools and the latest research insights. 

*A STEM-designated program allows students from outside of the U.S. to be eligible for a 24-month extension of their Optional Practical Training (OPT).

MBA Core Courses

About The M.E. In Chemical Engineering Program

In the chemical engineering master’s program, you’ll have a wealth of  resources at your disposal for pursuing the research that interests you most. Our program offers you the best of both worlds: a department with a community of experienced faculty and top-quality research facilities—and an entrepreneurial environment small enough to champion your talent and vision.

Our close-knit, collaborative community of faculty and student scholars works together to advance the rigor and possibilities of our field, with an inclusive spirit that extends new opportunities to all.

This graduate program features unique course electives in biofuels, colloids and interfacial phenomena, processing of polymers for biomedical applications, introduction to pharmaceutical manufacturing and nanotechnology, and more, giving you a broader range of knowledge in the chemical engineering field.

Degree Requirements

The program is a 30-credit degree program. Students are required to complete:

  • 5 core courses (15 credits) in their chosen concentration

  • 5 elective courses (15 credits) 

    • Including up to 6 credits of research courses


  • Chemical Engineering

  • Polymer Engineering

  • Application of Machine Learning to Pharmaceutical Development

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