Choose the Macromolecular Science and Engineering degree that's right for you

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Polymers are in practically everything—which means a degree from our Department of Macromolecular Science and Engineering can take you practically anywhere. We offer polymer-specific degrees from a bachelor’s up to a PhD, and even a specialized master’s degree track with a focus on fire science. As one of the country’s few stand-alone polymer departments, we offer a unique deep dive into a thriving field that will prepare you to be a leader in any number of industries.

The Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree program with a major in Polymer Science and Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

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The department has an academic partnership with the Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES) that administers a joint PhD program between Case Western Reserve and Brazilian Partner Universities.