Why MSE at UF?

Michele Manuel
Michele V. Manuel, Ph.D., Rolf E. Hummell Professorship for Electronic Materials, Department Chair

The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Florida is the top-ranked program in the state and is one of the oldest in the country.

The department offers a hands-on approach to engineering steeped in a foundation of theoretical and science education that bridges engineering, chemistry and physics. The goal is to educate well-rounded and successful engineers through design labs where students work on solving real problems facing society.

The department isĀ ABET-accredited and offers bachelors and graduate degrees in Materials Science and Engineering. The department offers students an opportunity to specialize in a specified material through a certificate option. In addition, the department is looking toward the future of engineering by expanding our nuclear materials and biomaterials research.

#10 materials science and engineering department ranking among public universities