Materials Science Minor

Materials Science is a unique blend of disciplines spanning engineering, science, and forestry at OSU.

The Materials Science minor is aimed at students with a wide range of materials-related interests including composites, ceramics, polymers, metallurgy, electronic materials and devices, solid-state chemistry, and solid-state physics.

Required Core
MATS 321INTRODUCTION TO MATERIALS SCIENCE4
or ENGR 321 INTRODUCTION TO MATERIALS SCIENCE
Select one of the following:3-4
CIVIL AND CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING MATERIALS
MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF MATERIALS
MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF MATERIALS
Select 19-20 credits of the following five categories: 119-20
Structure
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY
POLYMER ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE
MATERIAL SCIENCE OF NANOTECHNOLOGY
ELECTRONIC MATERIALS AND DEVICES
EXPERIMENTAL TECHNIQUES IN MATERIAL SCIENCE
THIN FILM MATERIALS CHARACTERIZATION AND PROPERTIES
RENEWABLE MATERIALS FOR A GREEN PLANET
*RENEWABLE MATERIALS TECHNOLOGY AND UTILIZATION
CHEMISTRY OF RENEWABLE MATERIALS
PHYSICAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF RENEWABLE MATERIALS
RENEWABLE MATERIALS LABORATORY
Properties
GREEN BUILDING MATERIALS
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY
POLYMER ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE
ENGINEERING MAGNETICS
ELECTRONIC MATERIALS AND DEVICES
EXPERIMENTAL TECHNIQUES IN MATERIAL SCIENCE
THIN FILM MATERIALS CHARACTERIZATION AND PROPERTIES
SPECIAL TOPICS (Physical Metallurgy)
FRACTURE OF MATERIALS
SPECIAL TOPICS
SPECIAL TOPICS
CHEMISTRY OF RENEWABLE MATERIALS
PHYSICAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF RENEWABLE MATERIALS
RENEWABLE MATERIALS LABORATORY
Processing
THIN FILM MATERIALS PROCESSING
SEMICONDUCTOR PROCESSING
WELDING METALLURGY
SPECIAL TOPICS (Additive Manufacturing)
MATERIALS AND MANUFACTURING PROCESSES
COMPOSITES MANUFACTURING
Design
EXPERIMENTAL TECHNIQUES IN MATERIAL SCIENCE
MATERIALS SELECTION
Ethics and Environment
MATERIAL SCIENCE OF NANOTECHNOLOGY
THE SCIENCE, ENGINEERING AND SOCIAL IMPACT OF NANOTECHNOLOGY
THE SCIENCE, ENGINEERING AND SOCIAL IMPACT OF NANOTECHNOLOGY
RENEWABLE MATERIALS FOR A GREEN PLANET
*RENEWABLE MATERIALS TECHNOLOGY AND UTILIZATION
^FOREST PRODUCTS BUSINESS
Total Hours26-28

Minor Code: 764