Paper Science & Engineering (PSE) is an applied engineering discipline related to chemical and process engineering. We provide specialized training for engineers in the specific science, terminology, technology, and engineering principles related to the production of pulp, paper and forest biomaterial products. Graduates from the PSE program enjoy some of the highest salaries and placement rates of all the programs at NC State.
Sustainable Materials & Technology is an applied material science and engineering program focused on the economic, environmental, and social attributes of renewable materials. Our program provides specialized training and hands on experience regarding the responsible use of plant-based materials. More than one half of students participate in paid undergraduate research and work study opportunities.