Paper Engineering Minor

For information, contact the Department of Chemical, Paper and Biomedical 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. A minimum of twenty-five semester hours beyond the prerequisite courses are required. None of these courses may be taken on a credit/no credit basis.

Program Requirements

(26-28 semester hours)

Required Courses
CPB 201Principles of Paper Science and Engineering3
CPB 202Pulp and Paper Physics3
CPB 219Statics and Mechanics of Materials3
or MME 211 Static Modeling of Mechanical Systems
CPB 301Pulp and Paper Chemistry3
or MME 305 Measurements and Instrumentation
CPB/MME 313/CPB 318/418Fluid Mechanics3
CPB/MME 341Engineering Economics3
CPB 490Special Topics in Paper and Chemical Engineering1-3
or MME 334 Quality Planning and Control
or MME 321 System Modeling, Analysis, & Control
CPB 404Papermaking3
Select one of the following sequences:4
Engineering Design I
and Engineering Design II
Senior Design Project
and Senior Design Project 1
Total Credit Hours26-28

Note: Additional prerequisites may be required for specific courses in the minor. Please consult an advisor in the CPB department.