Plastic and Composite Materials, Postgraduate Certificate | Online (optional) | University of Michigan - Dearborn | Dearborn, United States
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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online Blended

Plastic and Composite Materials

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1546 USD/credit 18552 USD/full
1546 USD/credit 18552 USD/full
870 USD/credit 10440 USD/full
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About

Students in this Plastic and Composite Materials program at University of Michigan - Dearborn  will be exposed to both design and manufacturing considerations of plastics and composite materials. Particular emphasis will be given to the materials for automotive applications. 

Overview

Processes, properties and design of the materials will be examined, and characteristics of the materials manufactured from different processes will be discussed. (12 credit hours) 

Learning Goals and Outcomes

  • Students of the Plastic and Composite Materials program at University of Michigan - Dearborn will be able to better understand the design principles of composite materials.
  • Students will have knowledge in the manufacturing processes, design considerations and test methods, as well as quality control techniques, used for automotive composites.
  • Students will have knowledge in the properties of injection molded design considerations for injection molded parts.
  • Students will have knowledge in the design and manufacturing considerations of plastics and composite materials.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Injection Molding
  • Mechanical Behavior of Polymers
  • Automotive Composites 
  • Composite Materials

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

12 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must possess an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18552 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1546 USD per credit
  • National

    18552 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1546 USD per credit
  • In-State

    10440 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit

Living costs for Dearborn

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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