Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography

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Physics and Physical Oceanography



The Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography provides quality programs leading to B.S. and B.A. degrees in Physics, Coastal Engineering, or 3+2 Physics/Electrical Engineering degrees.
Within a physics degree, students have an option of General Physics, Applied Physics, Environmental Physics, or Physical Oceanography.

We provide courses that stimulate intellectual curiosity, imagination, rational thinking, and thoughtful expression, and we have a strong commitment to providing research opportunities for students in our department.

Please feel free to wander our website. Here you will find how our department excels in teaching, research, and service.

 BS Physics

BA Physics

BS Coastal Engineering