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Career Opportunities

Materials Science graduates find careers in a wide-variety of fields. Some examples are:

  • Biomaterials
  • Biomedical
  • Biomimetics
  • Ceramic engineering
  • Composite science/engineering
  • Electronic, Optical & Magnetic Materials
  • Energy
  • Manufacturing
  • Materials Characterization
  • Materials chemistry
  • Materials modeling
  • Materials physics
  • Materials science/engineering
  • Metals and alloys 
  • Nanotechnology: Nanoparticles, Nanodevices, Nanoporous materials
  • Opto-electronics
  • Photonics
  • Polymer sciences/engineering
  • Process engineering

Did you know that UW-Eau Claire has a 94% placement rate of recent graduates?  Want to know more about how UW-Eau Claire prepares you for internships, your job search and career preparation, visit Career Services for more information.