The Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Physics provides candidates with a background in various disciplines within Physics while allowing flexibility in credits to take a minor or a second major. This program offers both lecture and laboratory experiences designed to prepare students for a wide variety of career options in the STEM field. Students will also have the opportunity to conduct hands-on research with one of our Physics faculty


Physics majors may discover careers in research in all areas of science, including astronomy, materials science, energy, the environment, medicine, biology, chemistry, engineering, geophysics, and meteorology. They can be lab technicians or lab managers. They can go into industry as engineers or into education as physics teachers.