The online Master of Science in Packaging program is designed to meet the needs of individuals in the packaging industry by creating and advancing knowledge in the science of packaging through innovation, sustainability, and stewardship. Required courses for this degree include Polymeric Packaging Materials, Advanced Packaging Dynamics, and Permeability and Shelf Life. Graduates will be able to create packaging that is tamper-evident, child-resistant, maintains sterility, protects and prolongs food from the field to the table through innovative material design and intelligent packaging solutions, and create reusable and renewable packaging solutions.
3.0 GPA in last two years of undergraduate program
One year of college physics
One year of college chemistry, including introductory organic chemistry
One semester of calculus
GRE test scores
Three letters of recommendation
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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