This program prepares chemists for employment in the coatings industry or for further study at the doctoral level. This interdisciplinary program utilizes courses from various departments. A committee composed of faculty from chemistry and the polymers and coatings program functions as the graduate committee for the program.
Meet degree admission requirements of the Graduate School;
Possess an ACS-approved Bachelor’s degree in chemistry (minimum 24 hours in chemistry), or equivalent;
Have had one year of physical chemistry;
Have had one year of organic chemistry; and
Have had an instrumentation class.
Exceptions can be made for students who pass approved undergraduate course(s) at Eastern Michigan University.
The M.S. program in Polymer Technology requires the completion of 30 to 34 hours of course work to be distributed among required core courses, concentration courses and capstone experience courses: