Our Bachelor of Arts in Physics prepares students who are interested in physics and planning to enter professional schools in business, education, journalism, law and medicine, as well as liberal arts students desiring a strong background in physical science but with career objectives in other areas.
This flexible program offers the opportunity for parallel studies in another discipline and/or pre-professional preparation. Students may choose to follow the standard BA or choose a specific area of emphasis: the Biophysics Concentration, the Business Concentration or the Entrepreneurship Concentration.
Students interested in careers as professional physicists or graduate study in physics should pursue the Bachelor of Science in Physics.
This concentration prepares students interested in physics who are planning to enter professional schools in medicine, biomedical engineering
Students satisfying the degree requirements of this program will also have satisfied the course requirements for admission into medical schools. Interested students should consult the Pre-Health Professions Advising and Evaluation Committee (PPAEC).
This concentration prepares students interested in physics and planning to enter business and business management careers. Concentrates on the basic of business administration and also gain a thorough understanding of electronics, lasers, computers and other tools used by physicists.
This concentration provides students with a strong background in physics as well as the skill set for starting and growing new high-tech business ventures. The curriculum encourages “
Physics Education - FIUteach
This program prepares students interested in physics and science for teaching at the secondary level. Students are encouraged to contact the FIUteach program for opportunities to try out teaching at no cost.
Interested students can contact the department, the FIUteach program, or the secondary science advisor for additional details and certification requirements.
College to Career
- Business, education, journalism, law
- Professional studies or work in business, education
- Law school
- Medical school