The Department of Physical & Earth Sciences

Department of Physical & Earth Sciences

We help bring "TECH" to Arkansas Tech University


Programs of study within:    Chemistry    Geology    Physics

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

Degrees and Programs


 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.


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.


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


Contact the Department of Physical & EARTH Sciences

McEver Hall 34-W

1701 N. Boulder Avenue

Russellville, AR 72801

Phone: (479) 968-0293