Nuclear Chemical Engineering - Undergraduate Minor

The Nuclear Chemical Engineering minor at New Mexico State University is part of a nuclear education program that addresses the growing demand for engineers and scientists with background in the nuclear industry. A student must pass 18 credits of elective courses with a grade C- or better. The courses are upper division courses. Three elective courses must be selected from the list maintained on the CHME website ( No courses may be taken S/U. All prerequisites for the classes must be met or consent of the instructor obtained before enrolling in class.

Required Courses
CHME 470Introduction to Nuclear Energy3
CHME 471Health Physics3
CHME 476Nuclear Fuel Cycles3
Total Credits18