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Degree awarded: Bachelor of Science
Total credit hours: N/A
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A degree in physics opens the door to a host of job opportunities, including engineering, research, teaching, government, medicine and areas of law and finance. All of these options make Thiel College a great place to get your degree in physics. Our professors have decades of teaching experience and provide individual attention you’ll need and see that you fully develop your analytical skills.
You’ll also get the hands-on experience you need to secure a job or a place in graduate school. Our adherence to a liberal arts curriculum helps you to think more critically and creatively so that you can put your analytical skills to work in a host of careers.
Visit our Academic Catalog (2019-2020) for course listings.
Thiel College offers scholarships to students for reasons such as academic success, community service or involvement, exemplary leadership and more! The scholarships available to physics majors are:
Visit our Financial Aid page to learn more about the types of aid available to students.
It's easy to get involved on campus! Joining a student club or organization is an excellent way to meet others and gain leadership experience. A physics major might be interested in the following clubs and orgs:
Visit our Campus Life page to see a full list of student clubs and organizations.
Thiel College alumni have gone on to successful careers in manufacturing, technology and engineering, as well as the oil and gas and mining industries. Here’s what you could do with your Thiel physics degree:
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