Physics (B.A.)

The Bachelor of Arts in Physics is primarily designed for students who desire a broader, less professionally specialized background in physics.

The minor in physics is available for students who want to supplement their work in other fields with an introduction to physics. A secondary teaching minor in physics is available.

This tool should only be used as a guide — remember to meet with your academic adviser, Career Services and/or faculty to determine appropriate career options.

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Possible Career Options

  • Laser Technician
  • Patent Attorney
  • Renewable Energy Researcher
  • Technical Writer