Expected Student Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the physics major, students will be able to:

  • Think critically and logically and use the scientific method in their future investigations.
  • Understand and apply knowledge of various subfields of physics at the undergraduate level and make a successful transition to technical fields, including engineering, teaching, business, and graduate studies.
  • Effectively communicate their results orally and in writing.
  • Learn independently, locate and use appropriate sources of technical material and make use of modern scientific and computational tools.