Doctor of Philosophy in Polymer & Fiber Engineering
Auburn University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Philosophy in Polymer & Fiber Engineering program is designed for students with master’s degrees in Biomedical Engineering, Polymer Science, Materials Engineering, or the equivalent who wish to further their educations.  The curriculum prepares students for careers in research and development, product development, process engineering, composite and polymer engineering, quality assurance engineering, technical services, and technical sales for the public and private sectors.


  • Campus visit may be required for oral examinations and project defense
  • Master's degree in relevant engineering field from an accredited institution
  • Undergraduate minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three recommendation letters
  • Resume
  • GRE test scores

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges