Eastern Michigan University

College Of Technology  
 

 

College Of Technology

109 Sill Hall
Ypsilanti, MI,48197
734.487.0354


Contact the college

EMU Information:
734.487.1849

About the Program

For detailed information, click the following link to visit the program website at : http://www.emich.edu/cot/progsites/pc

The polymers and coatings curriculum is designed to provide the background necessary for graduates for career in the field of Polymers, paints, coatings, plastics, rubber, adhesives, inks etc. Graduates can pursue careers in research and development, technical, manufacturing, sales and marketing, consultancy or can become entrepreneurs with small business in the above mentioned fields.

About the Undergraduate Curriculum

For information on the graduate course click here.
General Education Requirements    
40 Credit Hours
 
Major Requirements                                         
51 Credit Hours
CHEM 281    Quantitative Analysis
4
CHEM 361    Fund of Physical Chemistry
3
CHEM 371    Organic Chemistry I
3
CHEM 372    Organic Chemistry II
3
CHEM 373    Organic Chemistry (Laboratory)
2
PC 203          Miniaturization in Technology
3
PC 260          Introduction to Coating Science & Technology
3
PC 310          Polymers for Engineers & Technologists
3
PC 370          Testing & Evaluation of Coatings.
3
PC 387L        Cooperative Education in Interdisc Tech (LBC)
3
PC 400          Polymers & Coatings Technology I
3
PC 401          Polymers & Coatings Technology I Lab
3
PC 402          Polymers & Coatings Technology II
3
PC 403          Polymers & Coatings Technology II Lab
3
PC 404          Coating Raw Materials.
3
PC 460          Coating Formulation.
3
SET 350W     Applied Technical Writing..
3
 
Additional Requirements                   
15 Credit Hours
CHEM 123    General Chemistry II
3
CHEM 124    General Chemistry II (Lab.)
1
CHEM  381   Instrumentation for Chemical Technology
2
MATH 107     Plane Trigonometry
2
MATH 120     Calculus I
3
PHY 222        Electricity & Light
4
 
Elective Courses                                 
18 Credit Hours
PC 185          World of Super small
3
PC 406          Colloids and Interfaces
2
PC 407          Patent Drafting and Prosecution
3
PC 416          Water Based Coatings
3
PC 379          Special Topics in P&C
3
PC 477          Special topics in P&C
1
PC 487          Cooperative education in Interdisc Technology
3
PC 497          Independent Study
1
PC 498          Independent study
2
 
PROGRAM TOTAL  
124 Credit Hours