Opportunities for Physics Students
Whether your major is physics, medical physics or engineering, you will be standing on a wide world of possibilities once you have your PC degree in hand.
Alumni work in a variety of fields, including major medical centers, government laboratories (e.g. Oak Ridge and the Savannah River Site), industries (e.g. Lockheed Martin, Fuji Film, Duke Power, and Milliken), high-school teaching, and the military.
Recent graduates are pursuing graduate studies in physics, chemical physics, environmental science, computer science, mechanical and civil engineering, receiving graduate scholarships to Colorado School of Mines, Clemson University, Cornell University, the University of Georgia, Princeton University, Auburn University, the University of South Carolina, the University of Tennessee, and Yale University.
On this page we will also keep a list of valuable co-op and intership opportunities available to our students, as well as career advice.