Loyola University Maryland

Department of Physics

Degrees Offered and Areas of Focus

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B.S. in Physics with the analytic track

View an example of a typical program in the analytic track.This track is designed as preparation for graduate study in physics and related fields.

B.S. in Physics with the applied science track

This track requires the foundation set of physics courses plus six courses in the area of focus, subject to the approval of the physics department. These courses can be tailored to the interests and career goals of the student. Additional areas of focus from the ones listed below are possible. Please feel free to contact the physics department chair for more information.

Areas of Focus:

B.S. in Physics with the general track

This track requires the foundation set of physics courses plus six courses in the area of focus, subject to the approval of the physics department. At least one course must link physics with the area of focus. These courses can be tailored to the interests and career goals of the student. Additional areas of focus from the ones listed below are possible. Please feel free to contact the physics department chair for more information.

Areas of Focus:

B.S. in Physics and Biology

This is an interdisciplinary major.  See Alternative Paths.

B.S. in Physics from Loyola and B.S. in Engineering from Columbia University

This is a 3-2 program in which the student spends three years at Loyola followed by two years at Columbia.

Minor in Physics