Materials Science Minor

The departments of Chemistry, Physics, and Engineering Sciences offer the minor in Materials Science, which can be combined with majors in any of the three areas. For advice, contact the chair of Engineering Sciences, Professor Erland Schulson.


Chemistry (2 courses)

Physics (2 courses)

Required Courses

Core Course (1 course)

Required Course (choose 1 course)

Electives (choose 2 courses, each from a different group)

Note: If ENGS 137 is taken as a general requirement, then at least one elective must be taken from outside the Engineering Sciences department.

Academic Standing

Satisfactory completion of the minor requires a grade point average of 2.0 in the courses suitable for satisfying the minor.