BS in Physics Education

The degree in physics education prepares a student to teach physics in secondary education. Students that complete this degree receive endorsements to teach physics. Completion of this program is dependent upon being accepted into the Secondary Education program through the School of Education. There is a great demand for teachers in physics and employment opportunities are excellent.

In obtaining this degree, students will learn how to:

  • Use modern scientific instruments and interpret results
  • Apply principles used in physics to solve everyday problems
  • Think analytically
  • Use problem solving skills
  • Categorize information
  • Apply learned math skills
  • Develop laboratory skills

For more information, please contact the Chemistry Advisor or call (801)-863-8616.