Department of Physics & Engineering
West Chester University
Chair: Anthony J. Nicastro
127 Merion Science Center
West Chester, PA 19383
Max Henderson (B.S. '10) is now pursuing a Ph.D. in Physics at Drexel University. He is studying biophysics in the field of neuroscience. His research focuses on neural networks and the physical advantages of the microcolumnar ordering in the brain compared to different orientations.
Do you want to investigate the limits of space, the beginning of time, and everything in between? How about not only understanding the technology around us, but being a part of the next breakthrough? Want to save the planet or maybe just help people get better when they are ill? Or perhaps your interest lies in modeling the behavior of the stock market and making a lot of money while you are at it!
A physics degree is pathway to a plethora of careers. Physics is more than a subject... it is a way to think about the world. It is the critical thinking skills honed while pursuing a physics degree that future employers seek and value. The diverse examples of job placement below underscores the versatility of a physics degree to pursuing the career that is the best fit for you! The typical B.S. Physics curriculum schedule can be found here.
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