Loyola University Maryland

Department of Physics

Degrees Offered and Areas of Focus

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 a scientific 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.A. in Physics

The BA requires the foundation set of physics courses. This curriculum is intended for students with multiple interests, which could be in the humanities, social sciences, business, education, or sciences. A student has the flexibility to minor or doublemajor. For students interested in pre-health programs, the BA in physics is one way of fulfilling all of the requirements. Please feel free to contact the physics department chair for more information.

B.S. in Physics and Biology

This is an interdisciplinary major. See Alternative Paths or visit the page for more information.

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.

Visit the B.S. in Physics from Loyola and B.S. in Engineering from Columbia University page.

Minor in Physics

Visit the Physics Minor page.

Minor in Biomedical Physics

Visit the Minor in Biomedical Physics page.