Bachelor of Science in Physics

COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Department of Chemistry and Physics

Students in Southeastern's Physics program receive comprehensive training in all four major fields of physics: mechanics, electricity and magnetism, thermodynamics and quantum mechanics. Combined with the numerous opportunities for undergraduate research in physics, the degree program produces students who are well prepared for a career in industry or for graduate study in physics or engineering.

Career Information
Types of Jobs
  • Computer science
  • Data analysis and modeling
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Research and development
Types of Employers
  • Academia
  • Business
  • Industry
  • Research laboratories
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Strong general education in the sciences

  • Opportunity to participate in various undergraduate research projects

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
  • Total semester hours required: 120

MINORS
  • Physics

RELATED DEGREES
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

CAMPUS ORGANIZATIONS & ACTIVITIES
  • Society of Physics Students

  • Sigma Pi Sigma Physics

 
Contact Information

physics@southeastern.edu

Telephone: 985-549-2159

Mailing address: SLU 10878, Hammond, LA 70402

On-campus address: Pursley Hall, Room 210

Program website