UT Dallas Marketable Skills

Doctor of Philosophy in Materials Science and Engineering

Upon successful completion of the PhD in Materials Science and Engineering, graduates will be able to enter the workforce with the following skills:

  • Foundational knowledge in materials science
  • Independent research and development in materials science
  • Analyze and interpret scientific/technical data and literature
  • Advanced knowledge in area of specialization
  • Expertise with materials characterization methods
  • Technical writing and communication
  • Mentor and/or teach in the Materials Science and Engineering field