AIChE's Vision is to Provide Value as:

  • the Global Leader of the chemical engineering profession,
  • the Lifetime Center for professional & personal growth, and security of chemical engineers,
  • the Foremost Catalyst in applying chemical engineering expertise in meeting societal needs.

AIChE Student Chapter Mission

  • To promote the professional development of its members by its programs and by its relations with other student chapters and with the parent body, the American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • To contribute to the development of chemical engineering at (name of college or university) through activities involving industrial representatives, faculty and student members
  • To provide the tools necessary so members become engaged in a process of lifelong learning and ongoing relationship with AIChE

AIChE Mission

  • promote excellence in chemical engineering education and global practice
  • advance the development and exchange of relevant knowledge
  • uphold and advance the profession's standards, ethics and diversity
  • enhance the lifelong career development and financial security of chemical engineers through products, services, networking, and advocacy
  • stimulate collaborative efforts among industry, universities, government, and professional societies
  • encourage other engineering and scientific professionals to participate in AIChE activities
  • advocate public policy that embraces sound technical and economic information and that represents the interest of chemical engineers
  • facilitate public understanding of technical issues and achieve excellence in operations of the Institute.