Renewable Materials Minor

The minor in Renewable Materials exposes students to the world of renewable materials science and technology and will enable students in other majors to gain a specialization that will make them more competitive for careers associated with green materials and allied industries.

Core Courses
CH 122*GENERAL CHEMISTRY5
WSE 210*RENEWABLE MATERIALS TECHNOLOGY AND UTILIZATION4
WSE 321CHEMISTRY OF RENEWABLE MATERIALS3
WSE 322PHYSICAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF RENEWABLE MATERIALS4
Select a minimum of 11 credits of the following:11
INTRODUCTION TO FORESTRY
*INDUSTRIAL HEMP
RENEWABLE MATERIALS LABORATORY
^FOREST PRODUCTS BUSINESS
INDUSTRIAL MARKETING IN THE FOREST SECTOR
DESIGN OF WOOD STRUCTURES (Effective Winter 2015)
BIO-BASED PRODUCTS MANUFACTURING
ADVANCED MANUFACTURING 1
RENEWABLE MATERIALS MANUFACTURING EXPERIENCE
*FORESTS, WOOD, AND CIVILIZATION
RENEWABLE MATERIALS IN BUILDING CONSTRUCTION
BIOENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT OF BUILDING MATERIALS
Total Hours27

Students must complete a minimum of 27 credits for the minor, at least 12 of which must be upper division.

Minor Code: 238