Polymer Chemistry
College of Science
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Example courses: Polymer Technology, Organic AND Physical Chemistry of Polymers
What will you do? A bachelor's degree in chemistry or a related discipline is the minimum educational requirement; however, many research jobs require a doctorate. Job growth will be concentrated in pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing companies and in scientific research and development services firms. Graduates with a master's degree, and particularly those with a doctorate, will enjoy better opportunities than those with a bachelor's degree.
Possible titles: Chemists
Career outlook: Up 12.7% at an average rate