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BA in Physics: Biophysics

The Bachelor of Arts in Physics with a Biophysics Concentration prepares students interested in physics who are planning to enter professional schools in medicine, biomedical engineering and biomechanics, or entry-level biotechnology positions in industry and government. The flexible program offers the opportunity for parallel studies in another discipline.

Students satisfying the degree requirements of this program will also have satisfied the course requirements for admission into medical schools. Interested students should consult the  Pre-Health Professions Advising and Evaluation Committee (PPAEC).

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Career Outlook

  • Graduate studies or professional schools in biomedical engineering and biomechanics
  • Entry-level biotechnology positions in industry and government
  • Medical school