University of St. Thomas - Houston Master of Science in Industrial and Process Chemistry graduates working at chemical plantHouston is the energy capital of the world, with the region home to about 4,800 energy-related companies. And the Houston petrochemical sector is booming at a record pace, with $50 billion of facility construction in progress.

The only program of its kind in Houston, the proposed Master of Science in Industrial and Process Chemistry (MSIPC) at UST is the perfect gateway to opportunities for advancement and increased earnings in the chemical, petrochemical and refining industries. You can complete the program within 2 years, with evening and weekend courses offered.

Ideal for working professionals who want to make solid technical decisions that make business sense, and students seeking a graduate STEM degree, in this program you’ll empower yourself with a practical understanding of chemical engineering and industrial chemistry principles, and develop high-valued business and management skills.

Your Pipeline To Possibilities

University of St. Thomas - Houston Master of Science in Industrial and Process Chemistry - chemical refinery at nightHouston is home to many leading multinational energy companies, employing nearly a third of the U.S. oil and gas extraction workforce, including:

  • Baker Hughes
  • BP
  • Chevron
  • ConocoPhillips
  • ExxonMobil
  • Schlumberger
  • Shell