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New Mexico State University

What Can I Do With a Major In Physics?

"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong."  Albert Einstein

 

Areas of Focus

Research & Development, Elementary Particle, Nuclear, Atomic & Molecular, Physics of Condensed Matter, Optics, Acoustics, Space Physics, Plasma Physics, Physics of Fluids

 

Career Titles

Computer Engineer
Instrument Maker
Photographer
Research Scientist
Computer Programmer
Electrical Engineer
Mathematical Technician
Particle Physicist
Aerospace Engineer
Geologist
Geophysicist
Professor
Mathematician
Nuclear Engineer
Librarian
Planetary Scientist
Military Officer
Cartographer
Technical Writer
System Support Representative
Information Specialist
Newspaper Science Writer
Electrical Equipment Specialist
Metallurgical & Materials Engineer
Energy Engineer
Actuary
Astronomer
Biophysicist
Nuclear Technician
Physicist
Airplane Pilot
Astrophysicist
Environmental Engineer
Laboratory Technician
Meteorologist
Nuclear Medical Technician
Optical Technician
Seismologist
Geodesist
Cardiac Imaging Researcher
Plasma Physicist
Educational TV Advisor
Satellite Data Analyst
Air Traffic Controller
Environmental Health Specialist
Automotive Engineer
Forensic Scientist
Optometrist
Television Chief Engineer
Civil Engineer

 

Career Related Websites

Physics and Astronomy Online

American Institute of Physics Career Services

American Physical Society Careers

Physics Jobs On-Line

Association of Science – Technology Centers

Jobs in Physics, Astronomy & other fields

Jobs in Optics

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