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Clemson University's bachelor of science degree in Materials Science and Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Program Educational Objectives

  • Our graduates will demonstrate technical expertise in problem solving as it relates to the field of Materials Science and Engineering and advances made thereof.
  • Our graduates will possess professional curiosity and actively seek to expand their current knowledge base that will position them at the forefront of their field, whether in industry, government or higher education.
  • Our graduates will be innovative leaders leveraging their skills, knowledge, and experience to address engineering grand challenges at the global scale. 

Student Outcomes in Materials Science and Engineering

Upon graduation, the students will have obtained:

  • an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
  • an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  • an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  • an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • an ability to communicate effectively
  • the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  • a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  • a knowledge of contemporary issues
  • an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

Clemson University’s ABET Accredited Programs Enrollment and Graduation Data