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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Science and Engineering

All Science and Engineering News

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University’s limnology center helps bring clear water back to region’s lakes

From left, intern Heidi Lieffort, CLRR Director Bill James and CLRR Manager Mai Lia Vang sample water from Horse Creek in Polk County.

Lab-based courses help engineering graduate overcome fears, learning disability

When he was in elementary and middle school, William Kunkel struggled with his grades. In high school, he simply decided "school wasn't for me."
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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