Applied Physics Track

An instrumental field

In comparison with pure physics, applied physics is more instrumentation-oriented. It is a more hands-on approach to physics, with a focus on collecting data through the use of computers. The technical skills you will gain in this program will prepare you for a successful future in the field of physics.

Career options

A physics degree, with an emphasis in applied physics, will prepare you for a career in any of the following areas:

  • Defense industry
  • Semiconductor industry
  • Medical physics

Graduate options

Our physics program will equip you for any graduate program in physics, astronomy and other science-related fields.