Physics (Certifiable for Secondary Teaching)

This program is offered by the Physics & Engineering Physics Department

Program Description

Physics is the hub from which all of science and technology emanates. CCSU offers a program in physics (B.S.), which provides strong analytical and problem-solving skills. The Physics B.S. requires a minor in any subject, or a concentration in at least one of the following: Biology, Biomolecular Science, and Finance. Students with this major go to graduate school in physics, engineering, law school, medical school, medical physics, as well as entry level research and development positions in industry, and a host of other options. CCSU also offers a physics major leading to a B.S. for Teacher Certification, geared toward teaching in high schools, the program is in collaboration with the CCSU School of Education & Professional Studies, and leads to teacher certification.