Packaging Science
Packaging Science
College of Applied Science and Technology
Websites: College Website
Program Website
Catalog Description
Example courses: Rigid AND Flexible Containers, Shock AND Vibration, Packaging Regulations
What will you do? Nearly everything comes in a "package." Whether containing food and perishable goods, personal products or sophisticated technical components, materials need to be packaged for sales, storage or transport. Employment is available in areas such as package development, sales, purchasing, structural design, production, research and marketing and requires creativity as well as a strong background in business, engineering and science.
Possible titles: Packaging Scientists
Career outlook: Growth projected as a faster than average rate