"I ultimately chose The University of Akron because of the prestige of the polymer program and the ability to work in multi-disciplinary and collaborative environment."
Brittany Pellegrene, Ph.D. candidate in Polymer Engineering
"I chose to come to the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering at UA because I liked the idea of an entire college focused solely on studying and researching polymers, and UA has a globally recognized program dedicated to this goal."
Kaitlyn Mawhinney, Ph.D. candidate in Polymer Engineering
"I participated in two Research Experience for Undergraduates summer research programs at UA’s Department of Polymer Engineering. These experiences were pivotal in developing my interest in research and my desire to obtain my Ph.D. upon completing my undergraduate studies."
Marcos Pantoja, Ph.D. candidate in Polymer Engineering
Learn why our students chose to study Polymer Engineering at UA. More information at: Prospective Students Webpage.