Applied Physics

From the earth's smallest nuclei to the planets of the cosmos, energy is everywhere. Focus yours on obtaining a broad education in the physical sciences, mathematics and liberal arts, paired with additional study in an area of special interest that prepares you for the job that best fits your personality and the demands of today's workplace.


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Personal Attention

At Xavier, small class sizes allow you to ask the right questions and get the attention you need to succeed and learn. On top of that, connect with the Career Development mentoring program and meet a professional in your field.

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State of the Art Technologies

Get cosmic in the astronomical observatory or satisfy that itch to do research in biophysics, solid-state physics, or quantum optics using state of the art research equipment.

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Field Trips

Don't be surprised when your professor announces a field trip to the Cincinnati Observatory, national labs such as Argonne, Oak Ridge, and Fermilab, and high-tech companies such as Siemens and Thyssen.

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