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B.S. Materials Science & Engineering

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Investigate the properties, fabrication processes and behaviors of many different types of materials, from metals and ceramics to semiconductors and biomaterials, and apply this knowledge to improve or create new materials for a variety of purposes as an engineer in this field. Students have the opportunity to conduct experiments in modern labs.

Fast Facts

  • Students frequently place top three in international design competitions.
  • Job placement rates of graduates is 90 percent with starting salaries at $70K per year.
  • Faculty and students frequently present at international conferences.
  • Students routinely pass the Fundamentals of Engineering exam at a rate of about 95 percent.

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Buchanan Engineering Building Rm. 308

Mailing Address:

Chemical and Materials Science Engineering
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1021
Moscow, ID 83844-1021

Phone: 208-885-7572

Fax: 208-885-7462

Email: che@uidaho.edu or mse@uidaho.edu