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.
Physics faculty and students at Grove City College use cutting-edge equipment inside and outside of the classroom and lab to conduct research and publish their findings in leading science journals.
The minor includes coursework in stars, galaxies, cosmology, astrophysics and observational astronomy.
The Bachelor of Science degree in physics prepares students for professional programs, graduate study and immediate employment.
Our department has active research programs in optics, nanotechnology, biophysics, astronomy and physics education.
The Department of Physics at Grove City College is committed to helping its students secure internships at some of the nation’s leading research facilities to advance their studies in specific interest areas.