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Three-Plus-Two Physics & Electrical Engineering Program

Double Major in Physics & Electrical Engineering
  • 100%

    Upon transfer to NC State, 100% of 3+2 students have graduated with their chosen engineering degree

  • 3.25

    Goal GPA to maximize chances for admission to pursue the engineering degree portion of the program

  • 1-3

    NC State Engineering courses taken on-site at UNCW in the first 3 years of study

Alumni work in:

Design, test and troubleshoot wind turbines.

Design and build aircraft, missiles, or spacecraft.

Provides technical support for hardware and software systems used to communicate with a satellite and track its location.

Design and maintain the generation, transmission and distribution of electrical power.

Develop devices and processes to image the interior body for clinical analysis and medical intervention.

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Learn To

Gain a strong foundational knowledge of the principles of physics

Learn about the engineering profession through an activity-based introduction to the engineering degrees offered at NC State

Explore engineering ethics, professionalism, problem solving, data collection and presentation, communication, teamwork, and design

A wonderful advisor, an esteemed engineering program, and a beautiful beach - what more can a student ask for?
Josh, Engineering Alum
Three-Plus-Two Physics and Electrical Engineering Program Overview