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UH Chemical Engineering Grads Earn Highest Starting Salaries in the U.S.

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Audrey Grayson

In addition to being among the top-ranked chemical engineering programs in the country, alumni of the UH Cullen College’s department of chemical and biomolecular engineering have yet another reason to be proud of their alma mater: new rankings released by U.S. News and World Report find that UH chemical engineering graduates earn the highest starting salaries in the nation.

UH chemical and biomolecular engineering alumni earn a median starting salary of $70,658, while new chemical engineering grads nationwide earn starting salaries between $60,000 to $68,000 annually.

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