Department of

Physics & Astronomy

In the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Hofstra University, students begin by exploring the foundation of physics before moving on to courses in modern physics, mechanics, optics, electricity and magnetism, quantum mechanics and thermodynamics.

In the Classroom

Our Programs

The department offers majors and minors in mathematics and math-focused areas, including education, finance and computer science, as well as a selection of dual-degree options.

At Hofstra

The Student Experience

In our department, you'll have access to the resources and opportunities you'll need to enhance and extend your education.

About the Department

In the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Hofstra University, students begin by exploring the foundation of physics before moving on to courses in modern physics, mechanics, optics, electricity and magnetism, quantum mechanics and thermodynamics.

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Your Future

Career Potential

Hofstra University mathematics majors develop analytic and problem-solving skills that are valued in many professions.

Contact the Department

Our Office

102 Berliner Hall
(516) 463 - 5582

Denise LoMonaco
Senior Executive Secretary

Department Chair

Professor Gregory C. Levine
102C Berliner Hall
(516) 463-5583