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Undergraduate Programs

The Department of Materials Science and Engineering administers the Engineering Science undergraduate degree program. As an interdisciplinary bachelor's degree program, Engineering Science offers many options for undergraduates, including a concentration in Materials Science.  For more information on undergraduate opportunities in materials science or information about the Engineering Science degree, contact Susan Bagby, undergraduate coordinator and Engineering Science administrator at

MSE Named Program

Students wishing to prepare for graduate study or careers in materials science should consider the Materials Science Option within the Engineering Science program.

MSE Minor

The MSE minor provides students with a foundation for understanding how the processing, properties and structure of materials affect the science, design, and application of materials in the engineering discipline of your major field of study.

Undergraduate Research

The REU program provides an extensive, hands-on research experience for undergraduate engineering students in cutting-edge engineering research laboratories.