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Careers Paths for Physics Majors

Explore career options for physics majors.

What can I do with a major in physics?

Adelphi’s Center for Career and Professional Development offers support and tools to help you figure out your optimal career path. Use the Career Path resource to see what careers are often connected to a degree in major in physics, whether you are working toward a B.A. or B.S. degree.. Make an appointment with one of our career counselors for personalized assistance or career exploration.

Prepare for a teaching career

Adelphi’s Department of Physics offers a combined baccalaureate/master’s five year program that allows students to major in physics and also fulfill courses in education that will lead to New York State teaching certification.

See the Master of Arts Programs in Childhood Education and Adolescence Education offered in association with the Adelphi University Ruth S. Ammon School of Education.


For further information, please contact:

Center for Career and Professional Development
Nexus Building, Room 225
p – 516.877.3130

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