Why Study Physics?
Physics graduates find their skills valued in a wide array of employment opportunities in industries such as defense, astronomy, education, engineering, medicine, meteorology, nanotechnology, renewable energy, telecommunications, and space exploration, to name a few. Physicists are well-suited for occupations requiring numerical literacy, problem-solving and data analysis, communication of complex ideas and the ability to consider problems from multiple points of view.
Physicists Are Employed in a Variety of Fields
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Physicists Earn High Salaries
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Physicists Are Top Perfomers on Professional Exams