M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering Program By University of Kentucky |Top Universities

M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering

M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering

Interested in engineering new sources of fuel, pharmaceuticals and novel plastics, metals and electronic devices? Professors in the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering will show you how. The breadth and flexibility of chemical and materials engineering enables graduates to work on some of the most exciting and demanding challenges presented by areas as diverse as energy generation and sustainability; environmental protection; medicine and biotechnology; transportation and housing. Chemical and materials engineering students may pursue a specialized biopharmaceutical track, which offers classes within the College of Pharmacy—one of the top 10 pharmacy schools in the country. Students can receive recognition for concentrating their studies with certificates in environmental engineering and nano-scale engineering. Program Educational Objectives: Materials Engineering Graduates of the materials engineering program at the University of Kentucky will: Excel in their chosen career pathways, as practicing materials engineers or through the pursuit of advanced technical or professional degrees. Impact their profession through effective leadership, communication, teamwork, and through creative solution strategies to address global and societal issues. Apply their engineering training to contribute to the health, safety, environmental and economic well-being of their communities. Seek out continuing education, professional development and career advancement opportunities.