Department of Chemistry and Physics

We focus on the fundamental sciences that impact every aspect of our lives.
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UW-Stout's Department of Chemistry and Physics offers applied science degrees and minors. Our courses focus on the fundamental sciences that impact every aspect of our lives. Our faculty have practical experience in various disciplines within the sciences. Majors are involved with faculty in laboratory and observational research projects.

Our Programs

B.S. Applied Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

You can join our community of learners as we do original research to solve the most pressing problems facing humankind today.
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B.S. Applied Science

Combine your passion for science, mathematics, liberal arts, and technology to solve real-world problems.
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B.S. Environmental Science

Are you interested in global environmental preservation, restoration and sustainable management?
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UW-Stout students in a Chemistry of Materials course.

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A bow on top: Three students presented scholarships from Institute of Packaging Professionals

Three UW-Stout packaging majors, Anna Kent, Gretchen Subialka and Annabelle Meyer, have been awarded industry scholarships for 2022-23.
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High impact: Assistant Professor Wheeler helps unlock a key to energy-efficient skyscrapers

Skycrapers can be made more energy efficient through the addition of thermally efficient photovoltaic — PV — windows, according to an analysis by researchers.
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Environmental science student Nguyen gains lab experience through Freshwater Collaborative

Through the Freshwater Collaborative of Wisconsin, An Nguyen completed an internship this past summer with other UW System students.
Stout's hands-on approach to learning gave me the skills and knowledge to be successful in my field.
Brandon Laufenberg B.S. Applied Science
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