Space travel. Text messages. Medical imaging. Harnessing the power of physics has revolutionized our lives, and studying this exciting branch of science will prepare you for advanced studies in engineering, computer science, mathematics or medicine -- or for careers in industry or education.
ACU physics students gain extensive experience as undergraduates. Not mere observers of physics research, they are active, well-trained participants entrusted with key responsibilities in their work with faculty members and international scientists at national research laboratories.
Our program offers four tracks to allow you to focus your studies, as well as a teacher certification option.
|Credit hours||University Requirements: 56 credit hours
+ Major Requirements: 33-70 credit hours (Choice of 5 tracks)
+ Electives: 2-39 credit hours
= Total Required: 128 credit hours*
*Based on track selection
|Department||Engineering and Physics|
|School/College||College of Arts and Sciences|
Physics students at ACU participate in many hands-on learning experiences, including: