Students majoring in physics leading to 7-12 certification in physics secondary education take 116 credit hours of major coursework and are exposed to real-life teaching situations during field experiences.
Students majoring in physics leading to 7-12 certification in physics/general science secondary education take courses specific to the education major, along with a core of liberal arts courses.
Each year, talented students from around the world bring their intellect, work ethic and enthusiasm to Grove City College and make the most of all the Department of Physics and the campus have to offer.
The Bachelor of Science degree in physics prepares students for professional programs, graduate study and immediate employment.
Students gain a foundational knowledge of the process of scientific investigation, including modern computational and laboratory methods.
The minor includes coursework in stars, galaxies, cosmology, astrophysics and observational astronomy.