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About Physics

Department of Physics

We offer physics majors a choice of different learning tracks with high-quality instruction and the opportunity to work with and get to k now dedicated faculty. 

Faculty research involves all 4 states of matter as well as physics education. 

Our general emphasis is on applied physics which means our graduates often can get jobs in engineering as well as in pure science. 

Our majors are succeeding. We are among the top 20 departments nationally graduating Hispanic and Latino students with bachelor's degrees in physics. 

Spring 2017 Schedule