Career Information


What can you do with a career in physics? The opportunities are almost too numerous to mention. The American Institute of Physics lists the following examples of physics-related careers:

  • male teacherAcoustics engineer
  • Applied optics specialist
  • Astronomer
  • Atmospheric scientist
  • Biomedical scientist
  • Climate specialist
  • Environmental scientist
  • High school teacher
  • Magnetic systems designer
  • Medical physicist
  • Neuroscientist
  • Nuclear safety expert
  • Oceanographer
  • Oil exploration specialist
  • Plasma physicist
  • Pollution control scientist
  • Radiation therapy specialist
  • Robotics engineer
  • Solar physicist
  • Space physicist

Look here for more options of what to do with a degree in Physics:  Physics_00000002.pdf