Mission

The Akron Global Polymer Academy at The University of Akron assists the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering in creating and disseminating knowledge about polymer science, polymer engineering, and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education by supporting initiatives in K-12 education and other distributive education ventures.

Click here to enter our K-12 Science Education Website




Calling all 5th-8th grade teachers and students! Click on the logo below to visit our Rubber Band Contest for Young Inventors website. Over $7,000 in prizes!

Rubber Band Contest

Are you looking for Workforce Development or Training? The Akron Polymer Training Center (APTC) is the training division of the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering. Poised to meet the needs of our changing environment, the center strives to be the world's leading provider of effective workforce development and training. Visit the APTC website for more information.





College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering | The University of Akron