Bachelor of Materials Science and Engineering

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The Bachelor of Materials Science and Engineering (B. Mat.S.E.) degree is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET ( The major has recently grown to well over 40 graduates, who go on to a broad spectrum of positions in industry, in addition to some of the highest ranked graduate programs in the country. Our graduates receive a rigorous education in the fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering, featuring first class laboratory experiences with state-of-the-art instrumentation, and training with modern scientific and engineering tools, equipping them for a wide variety of successful careers.

Bachelor of Materials Science and Engineering

 Curriculum (MSE Brochure)

 Four Year Plan

 ABET Accreditation

University Catalog

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Kacey Gregerson

Academic Advisor

"CEMS undergraduate students - please feel free to contact me with questions or concerns. I'm happy to be your first point-of-contact within the department."

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Nathan Mara

Director of Undergraduate Studies for Materials Science and Engineering

"Through enthusiastic teaching of a dynamic curriculum, combined with a strong sense of community, graduates of our Materials Science and Engineering program are extremely well-prepared to solve some of the most demanding technological challenges facing society and the world."

Students interested in majoring in Chemical Engineering or Materials Science & Engineering must apply for admission through the College of Science & Engineering. Learn more: