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Associate in Physics

College of Science and MathematicsAssociate of Science in Physics
Department of Chemical and Physical Sciences
Associate of Science in Physics

Program Description

The associate of science program in physics is intended to develop an acute awareness of our physical environment on a conceptual level through rigorous mathematical manipulation of the fundamental laws of physics and through utilization of the techniques of the modern physical scientist. It is also designed to serve as an intermediate step towards acquiring the baccalaureate degree in engineering, physics, or similar science. Depending upon previous educational background, this associate degree can be completed in two to three years.

Entry level courses can be completed on either campus, but the degree is usually completed on St. Thomas campus.  There may be opportunities to complete the degree on the STX campus in some years.

Additional Information

For More Information Contact

Title Name
Dean Sandra Romano, PhD
Department Chair Stanley Latesky, PhD
Program Coordinator David Morris, PhD
Administrative Assistant STX Julene Chapman
Administrative Specialist STT Marlene Parrot-Gookol