The Physics Department at Indiana University Bloomington offers an alternative to the traditional Bachelor of Science degree curriculum through the Applied Physics option. This practical program prepares students for high-tech physics jobs in industry and medicine and is an excellent precursor to graduate programs in engineering and other applications of physics.
Key Program Features:
- Specialized Curriculum
- P350, Instrumentation Laboratory provides students with experience using industry-standard tools
- students are encouraged to use elective courses to pursue specialized topics such as medical physics, astrophysics, materials science, biophysics, green energy, geophysics, atmospheric science, accelerator science, and physics education
- Accelerated master’s degree in Medical Physics
- Internships: Students gain valuable real-world experience through summer internships in industry or national laboratories.