The Hofstra University Department of Physics' Bachelor of Arts degree is perfect for students seeking careers in physics education and provides extensive opportunities to take courses in the liberal arts and to pursue other minors. Interested students i major in both physics and elementary or secondary education, and are strongly encouraged to seek advice from both departments early in their careers. The B.A. in physics is also especially appropriate for students seeking careers in law or medicine.
The Bachelor of Science in Physics will provide students seeking careers requiring graduate study in physics or engineering with an in-depth study of physics appropriate to their needs.
The Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics combines the B.S. in Physics with a focused concentration in biochemistry, computer science, or engineering. Focusing on many aspects of engineering programs, this degree prepares student to pursue academic advancement in physics or engineering at the graduate and doctoral level.