Glass Science Graduate Programs
Alfred University offers M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Glass Science (GS). The M.S. program emphasizes hands-on studies that enable graduates to readily move into careers ranging from applied research and development to plant operations and technical management. The Ph.D. program offers a blend of theoretical and applied studies enabling graduates to tackle fundamental problems in materials science and engineering. Our Ph.D. graduates are employed in academia, national labs, and industry, with careers in education, research and development, and technical management.
Alfred University is internationally recognized for its expertise in glass and ceramics education and research. We are the only institution in the nation to offer graduate degrees in glass science. Collectively, our Ph.D. programs in Ceramics, Glass and Materials Science and Engineering are ranked among the top 50 Materials Science and Engineering programs in the nation. We are also recognized among the top 20 specialized research institutions in applied science.