Degree Programs

Build momentum for a future in physics

The Department of Physics at Arizona State University offers several undergraduate and graduate degree programs in physics, physical sciences, physics education and related sciences. Our rigorous and stimulating academic programs are customizable to meet your individual needs as you prepare for a scientific or technical career. You can enhance your education in the classroom by exploring cutting-edge research initiatives related to your field of study in the four main areas of physics, including biological, nanoscale, electron diffraction and cosmology.

Whether you want to master the fundamental laws of natural science as an undergraduate or you wish to broaden your expertise through a fast-track, immersive atmosphere as a working professional, the Department of Physics has a program suitable for you. Browse our collection of programs and start building momentum for your future.

 

Undergraduate Programs

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Biophysics uses the methods and theories of physics to study biological systems. The BS in biophysics is a...

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Physics (BS)

Physics is concerned with the nature, structure and interactions of matter and radiation. The BS degree program in...

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Physics (BA)

Physics is concerned with the nature, structure and interactions of matter and radiation. The BA program in physics...

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The BS program in physics with a concentration in secondary education provides rigorous training in physics and in...

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Physics (Minor)

The physics minor at the Tempe campus provides students with the fundamental concepts of physics beyond the introductory...

Graduate Programs

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The PSM in nanoscience is a cohesive program of transdisciplinary courses that provide the knowledge base required for...

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The MNS program in physics provides transdisciplinary graduate training in physics, physical science or physics education...

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The MS program in physics provides graduate instruction and research experience appropriate to many physics-related...

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The PhD in physics is intended for highly capable students having the interest and ability to follow a career in...