Department of Chemistry and Physics

We focus on the fundamental sciences that impact every aspect of our lives.
In this Section

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.
Learn More

B.S. Applied Science

Combine your passion for science, mathematics, liberal arts, and technology to solve real-world problems.
Learn More

B.S. Environmental Science

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

Learn More About Our Minors


Science and Engineering

All Science and Engineering News

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."

Physics professor's passion for teaching honored with UW System Excellence Award

After more than 20 years, Professor Laura McCullough’s motivation when she enters the classroom at UW-Stout hasn’t changed.

State’s economic development leader impressed with university’s industry focus

The secretary and CEO of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation recently saw and heard how UW-Stout is helping the state move forward.
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
Learn More About Our Applied Science Program