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Undergraduate Program

The purpose of the undergraduate physics program at University of Idaho is for you to develop a general knowledge of the primary areas in physics.

Degree Options

Department of Physics offers several emphasis and degree options for undergraduate students:

  • Bachelor of Science - General Option
  • Bachelor of Science - Applied Physics Emphasis
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts with Secondary Education Certification
  • Double Major in Physics w/Applied Emphasis and Mechanical Engineering
  • Double Major in Physics and Mathematics requirements

Career Opportunities

Completing a physics degree at University of Idaho will prepare you for attending graduate school or to apply your skills in a technical field such as computer programming or engineering. You will also learn how to effectively communicate science to co-workers and to non-scientists. Learn about your career opportunities with a physics degree.


Department of Physics

Physical Address:
Engineering-Physics Rm 311

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 0903
Moscow, ID 83844-0903

Phone: (208) 885-6380

Fax: (208) 885-4055


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