Degrees in Physics

Degrees in Physics


The traditional physics major is well-suited to students desiring teaching certification, or intending to pursue graduate degrees or industrial research positions.

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Physics Secondary Certification track

Secondary Certification in Physics prepares students to teach Physics to grades 8-12 in Kentucky.

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Applied Physics

The flexible area in applied physics program allows students to design curricular choices to fit their professional goals.

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Applied Physics Pre-MBA track

Students who wish to complete a scientific course of study and qualify for admission to Murray State’s Master of Business Administration program may follow the Applied Physics Curriculum/Pre-MBA option.

View the Applied Physics Pre-MBA track curriculum

Degree in Physics Jobs

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  • College Professor

  • Data Scientist

  • High School Teacher

  • Researcher

Graduate School Placements

  • Indiana University

  • Northern Illinois University

  • Purdue University

  • University of Alabama

  • University of Missouri

  • University of Tennessee

  • Vanderbilt University

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