The program of study in physics leading to a Bachelor of Science degree provides students with the opportunity to pursue a major field of concentration in physics with the necessary specialization to succeed in a wide array of post-baccalaureate opportunities. Department of Physics informational brochure (PDF) »
The study of physics is a good choice for students desiring positions in industry that are on the cutting edge of engineering and science. For example, physics researchers are using lasers to detect biological and chemical agents, analyzing cell-based communications to learn how heart disease occurs, and testing pigments to authenticate works of art. This science is a keystone of technological progress; it also underlies all of engineering, and it is a useful second major for those pursuing degrees in mathematics, electrical or mechanical engineering technology. All of our physics students receive job offers that put them in the front lines of fascinating careers and maximize their earnings potential.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
The University System of Georgia (USG) has decided that all 26 institutions, including Kennesaw State, will move to online instruction for all Summer 2020 semester courses. The Department of Physics Office is working remotely until further notice. For questions or concerns, please use the online contact form and we will respond as soon as possible.
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