Paper Science and Engineering

Explore Career Opportunities in Paper Science and Engineering

Study the science and technology behind paper engineering in a field with nearly 100 percent job placement. The Paper Science and Engineering program at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point nurtures students’ interest in math, chemistry, physics, and engineering to prepare them for engineering careers in Wisconsin's most sustainable industry.

Career opportunities are available in Wisconsin, across the country, and around the world. Our graduates are in demand because they are well prepared for process engineering positions in Wisconsin's most sustainable manufacturing industry. Job titles include: 

  • process engineer
  • sales account manager 
  • project manager 
  • new product development
  • research and development engineer
  • quality assurance manager,
  • and many others.

Get Involved on Campus

Discover your passions, build your resume, and make friends along the way! Whether it is joining a student organization, working on our best-in-class pilot-scale paper machine, or participating in research with one of our faculty, there are plenty of opportunities for you to get involved.

Gain Experience Outside the Classroom

Internships provide unique opportunities to gain valuable work-related experience in an industrial environment. A variety of manufacturing facilities provide a number of well-paid opportunities for students in our program. 

Research in a specialized field of interest (biofuels production, recycled fiber quality, etc.) is possible through collaborations with department faculty and often results in publications in the scientific literature.

Meet your Paper Science and Chemical Engineering Professors

Our Paper Science and Chemical Engineering faculty members bring a wide array of knowledge and experience to our classrooms at UW-Stevens Point. Meet your professors.

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Paper Science and Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, 
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