Physics

Bachelor's Degree  | Russellville Campus | In-Person

This program provides a background regarding physics laws, and students in the program learn expertise in applying these laws to solve problems. Additionally, students gain additional knowledge through hands-on experience performing experiments. We provide the foundation for students to expand their knowledge, obtain research skills, and grow their intellectual insight.

HANDS-ON LEARNING opportunities

  • Research presentations
  • Research projects
  • Teaching assistantships

SKILLS YOU WILL LEARN

  • Communicating scientific results
  • Computer modeling
  • Critical thinking
  • Teamwork

About This Degree

TUITION

In-State: $232 per credit hour

Out-of-State: $464 per credit hour

Students living in states bordering Arkansas receive in-state tuition.

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. The Arkansas Tech University school code to use on the FAFSA is 001089.

Payment Options:

  • Financial Aid
  • Payment Plan
  • Graduate Assistantships

CAREER OPTIONS

You could work as a(n):

  • High school physics teacher
  • Programmer
  • Research analytics
  • Research assistant

Alumni of our program work at:

  • Entergy
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Sam's Club International
  • Wolfspeed

ACADEMIC INFORMATION

View the links below to better understand the courses, the course timeline, and who your faculty will be when you enroll as an ATU student.

Credentials that stack with this degree:

  • MS and PhD in Physics, or related fields

Point of Pride

Students in the program have the opportunity to participate in research through the National Science Foundation's Research Experience for Undergraduate experience.

 

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