Department of Physical Sciences

 

We help bring "TECH" to Arkansas Tech University

 

Programs of study within:

    CHEMISTRY

    GEOLOGY

    PHYSICS

 

Departmental Scholarships

Link to the Arkansas Department of Higher Education Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS)

Adjunct Faculty Opportunities

 

 

Degrees and Programs

 

Chemistry

 The degree is offered with options in Professional, Biochemistry, Environmental and General. All four options prepare students for employment opportunities in industry or government positions.

Chemistry Education

The degree prepares students to teach Physical Science and Chemistry in grades 7 through 12. The degree leads to a career of great significance with graduates serving a critical role in society while they empower youth to become successful in a wide variety of endeavors.

Physics

The Bachelor of Science in Physics is housed within the College of Natural & Health Sciences with application of mathematical principles to universal study of a variety of scientific subject matters. 

Engineering Physics

This program is designed to provide highly technical skills alongside the theoretical knowledge to be successful in a variety of industries.

Nuclear Physics

This program is designed to provide highly technical skills alongside the theoretical knowledge to be successful in the nuclear power industry. 

Physics Education

The degree prepares students to teach Physical Science and Physics in grades 7 through 12. The degree leads to a career of great significance with graduates serving a critical role in society while they empower youth to become successful in a wide variety of endeavors.

Geology

The Professional and Petroleum options require additional coursework in sediment, mapping, and subsurface diagrams for application in industrial investigations.

Physical Science

This program is designed to provide a well-rounded curriculum within the fields of Chemistry, Physics, and Geology. Students will also be allowed to choose a major emphasis in General Physical Sciences, Astronomy, Chemistry, Geology, Meteorology, or Physics.

 


Contact the Department of Physical Sciences

McEver Hall 34-W

1701 N. Boulder Avenue

Russellville, AR 72801

Phone: (479) 968-0293

Email: phsc@atu.edu