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The Bachelor of Science degree in Physics (BS) offers an expansive educational experience that helps students obtain jobs in industry, engineering, teaching, and go on to graduate schools.

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Physics is the most fundamental of all the sciences because the ideas of physics underlie the other basic sciences as well as engineering and modern technology.

The world of physics ranges from the smallest particles of subatomic matter to the galaxies. Physicists conduct research into the fundamental laws of nature or use existing knowledge about the physical world to develop applications and to design new products.

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Phsyics degrees prepare students to be leaders and entrepreneurs in the wolrd of science. A physics degree from the Univeristy of West Georgia is a great starting point for a career in scientific research, as well as in a range of careers in the business, finance, internet technology, and engineering sectors.

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“I wanted to come here, do my core and get some experience. It was definitely a good choice coming here, especially with the opportunities of undergraduate research that aren’t necessarily afforded anywhere else.”

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