Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering, Minor
Minor in Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering (982100M)
A Minor in Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering provides a broad foundation in the synthesis, characterization, processing and design of polymers. Polymers are large molecules (i.e. macromolecules) that are ubiquitous in the world, ranging from plastics and rubber to protein and DNA.
The following information has official approval of The School of Polymer Science & Polymer Engineering and The College of Engineering and Polymer Science, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this minor is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.
The following courses constitute a “Minor in Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the minor to be noted on the student’s record. Please refer to the University Requirements for Minor Areas of Study for specific graduation information regarding minors.
|9821:201||Introduction to Polymer Science||3|
|9821:202||Introduction to Polymer Engineering||3|
|9821:301||Polymer Materials Science and Engineering||3|
|Complete three credits||3|
|Polymer Engineering Laboratory|
|Research Problems in Polymer Engineering 1|
|Polymer Engineering Design Project|
|Polymer Science Laboratory|
|Honors Project in Polymer Science 1|
|Research Problems in Polymer Science 1|
May be taken multiple semesters to satisfy 3 credit requirement
|Complete six credits||6|
|Engineering Properties of Polymers|
Elective courses in other departments (e.g. Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Chemistry, Physics) may be taken as elective courses with permission