Plastics Research and Education Center

Why study plastics at Ball State?

  • Low student-to-faculty ratio, maximum class size is 20 students
  • Professors who are specialists in their fields
  • Hands-on learning environment
  • Internships
  • TAC/ABET accreditation
  • Scholarships

Careers in the Plastics Industry

Recent graduates from the manufacturing engineering technology program with an emphasis in plastics have found interesting and challenging jobs with annual starting salaries ranging from $30,000 to $52,000.

Jobs our recent graduates have include... 

Plastics Research and Education Center
Applied Technology Building (AT), room 134
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5695