Physics careers in industry and academia can emphasize optics, electronics, thermodynamics, nuclear, and solid-state physics. In addition a physics major leads naturally to research and industry positions in nuclear, mechanical, aerospace, and electrical engineering and the emerging fields of biophysics and nanotechnology.

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Students participate in physics research with their professors as well as at other institutions across the United States.

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Why Physics?

Discover what opportunities a physics major provides and begin to develop your own reasons for a career in physics.

Why Physics

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