Paper Engineering

(21 semester hours)

For information, contact the Department of Chemical and Paper Engineering, 64 Engineering Building (513-529-0760).

The minor introduces the science and engineering of papermaking. The educational experience will prepare the student for a career as a project/process engineer in the paper and allied industries.

A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 is required for all courses in the minor. Twenty semester hours beyond the prerequisite chemistry, physics, and mathematics are required. None of these courses may be taken on a credit/no credit basis.

Program Requirements

Prerequisites (19 hours):

EAS 101 Computing, Engineering, and Society (1)

EAS 102 Problem Solving and Design (3) or equivalent

ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics (3) (MPF IIC)

MTH 251 Calculus II (4)

PHY 181 The Physical World (4) (MPF IVB)

STA 368 Introduction to Statistics (4)

Required Courses (21 hours):

CPE 201 Principles of Paper Science and Engineering (3)

CPE 202 Pulp and Paper Physics (3)

CPE 219 Statics and Mechanics of Materials (3) or

MME 211 Static Modeling of Mechanical Systems (3)

CPE/MME 313 Fluid Mechanics (3)

CPE/MME 341 Engineering Economics (3)

CPE 404 Papermaking (3)

CPE 471, 472 Engineering Design I & II (1, 2)

Strongly Recommended:

CPE 320 Professional Practice (0)

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