Chemical Engineering in Minnesota

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Schools Offering Chemical Engineering Programs in Minnesota


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Minnesota receive chemical engineering degrees every year. Thus, Minnesota's 2 chemical engineering schools put out approximately 152 chemical engineers each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Minnesota with a chemical engineering program is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, which is located in Minneapolis. In 2010, it was ranked 14th nationwide. In 2010, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities graduated 126 students from its chemical engineering program. Students at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities paid $12,288 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Minnesota with a chemical engineering program is University of Minnesota-Duluth, which is located in Duluth. In 2010, it was ranked 36th nationwide. In 2010, 26 students graduated from University of Minnesota-Duluth chemical engineering program. Students at University of Minnesota-Duluth paid $11,808 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Minnesota's chemical engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $12,048 per year, though tuition can range from $12,288 per year to $11,808 per year. The Minnesota chemical engineering schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $12,288 per year
  2. University of Minnesota-Duluth - located in Duluth, students are charged $11,808 per year

The chemical engineering schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Minnesota were:

  1. University of Minnesota-Duluth - located in Duluth, students are charged $11,808 per year
  2. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $12,288 per year

A chemical engineering degree from a Minnesota school... what next?

A large number of Minnesota chemical engineering graduates become chemical engineers. 320 chemical engineers were working in Minnesota in 2010. The largest populations of Minnesota chemical engineers are working in the following counties:

  1. Anoka County - 210 chemical engineers

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of chemical engineers in Minnesota will shrink by -8%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 410 chemical engineers working in Minnesota.

Salary

A chemical engineer in Minnesota earns $76,520 per year on average. But, salaries for chemical engineers can vary. In 2010, chemical engineers made as little as less than $50,070 per year or as much as more than $105,260 per year in Minnesota. The following counties in Minnesota have the highest average salaries for chemical engineers:

  1. Anoka County - $77,900 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in chemical engineering in Minnesota and to compare salaries with various related fields such as physics or chemistry, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering in Minnesota
  • Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering in Minnesota
  • Doctoral Degree in Chemical Engineering in Minnesota

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,383 miles from location University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis MN 86.0842 32% 51,659
6,323 miles from location University of Minnesota-Duluth Duluth MN 64.3966 37% 11,664
 

Curious what studying Chemical Engineering gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Minnesota

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Engineers, All Other + 2,030 $87,850
2
Chemists + 1,430 $71,840 0.7%
3
Chemical Technicians + 460 $41,770 -41.0%
4
Chemical Engineers + 320 $76,520 -25.6%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are chemical engineering related jobs in Minnesota