Prospective Students

The College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering is organized for teaching and research at the graduate level, granting M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in either Polymer Science or Polymer Engineering. The organization includes complementary research centers and facilities with instrumentation and support staff, which generally provides a research focus for the department faculty and graduate students.

The following videos offer perspectives from students in the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering describing why they chose to come to The University of Akron and the research they are doing here.

STUDENT PERSPECTIVES:

Prasad Raut explains why he chose to study Polymer Engineering at UA.

Nicole Swanson explains why she chose to study Polymer Science at UA.

RESEARCH IN 90 SECONDS:

Zhe Qiang describes the research he is doing in the Department of Polymer Engineering at UA.

Zach Zander describes the research he is doing in the Department of Polymer Science at UA.