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Polymer Engineering (Graduate Certificate)

This program provides specialized formal education for working engineers and scientists. Those enrolled in the program will learn the fundamentals of polymer science and engineering, extend their knowledge of current polymer research topics, and maintain technical competitiveness by broadening their polymer expertise.

Admission to this program is contingent upon admission to the Graduate School. Applicants must have a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering, chemistry, or physics.

Students must complete twelve credits:

CHE 5350Polymer Science3
CHE 5360Polymer Processing3
Select six credits in electives6
Total Credits12

The minimum grade point average must be 3.0. All course work must be completed in accordance with the regulations of the Graduate School and the College of Engineering.  For additional information and advice about electives, contact Dr. Z. Cao (

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