What can I do with a physics degree?

Jobs and Employment Opportunities

Job openings in physics and physics-related areas are posted on the physics bulletin boards, second floor of Gessner Science Hall and third floor of the SciTech Building. Students can also visit the Office of Career and Workforce Development.

Some other sites of interest are:

Opportunities for Future Graduate Study

Graduate programs routinely send us information posters regarding their programs, many including an information card that can be sent back for more information, plus information on graduate fellowships (scholarships). These are either posted on the physics bulletin board, second floor of Gessner Science Hall, or stored in room 339 SciTech along with a catalog of every US graduate physics program.

These graduate programs cover more than just physics. For instance, there are programs in:

  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Optics
  • Engineering
  • Health Physics
  • Storm Electricity
  • Manufacturing and Logistics
  • Biophysics and Neuroscience
  • Public Affairs
  • Environmental Science
  • Paper Science

Check out the various paths that are available to a physics major!

Contact Us

Please contact the Physics Department with any questions about our majors & concentrations.

Contact Information

Campus Address
Gessner Science Hall
(570) 422-3341
(570) 422-3505 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Department Chair Physics
Robert Cohen
(570) 422-3428