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Department of Physics & Astronomy


The Department offers a variety of studies in the fields of Physics and Astronomy leading to a Bachelor of Science (BS) or Bachelor of Arts (BA) with a Major in Physics degree. Our majors graduate well prepared for a career in physics whether it be in industry, a professional degree such as medicine or dentistry, teaching physics in the high school, or to pursue an advanced degree.

Student Research Opportunities

In addition to an in-depth program of study for students, the department offers opportunities for students to participate in world-class physics/astronomy research in the following areas:

What can I do with a Physics Degree?