Physics (B.A.)

The Bachelor of Arts in Physics is primarily designed for students who desire a broader, less professionally specialized background in physics.

The minor in physics is available for students who want to supplement their work in other fields with an introduction to physics. A secondary teaching minor in physics is available.

This tool should only be used as a guide — remember to meet with your academic adviser, Career Services and/or faculty to determine appropriate career options.

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* Median salary for the state of Michigan

** These professional organizations provide an excellent starting point for your research. There are many more resources available online.

Additional Considerations

Some careers may require additional education. See your academic adviser for more information.

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