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Physics

Physicists use mathematics and sophisticated equipment to explore and research principles of motion, energy, structure and matter interaction to understand the natural world.

Once You Complete the Program

As a physics major, you will be well-prepared for transfer to a university to prepare for a career in research, education, engineering-related areas, software development, computer networks and other scientific fields.

Academic Plans/Guided Pathways for Physics

For course descriptions, see the College Catalog.

Academic Plans/Guided Pathways are recommended sequences of courses and prerequisites needed to complete your degree. It is a general suggestion for when to take your courses; it is not a course schedule. Students should meet with their advisors to make appropriate course selections. The Academic Plans/Guided Pathways listed below are for the current academic year. Students should consult with their advisors for plan requirements specific to their academic year.

Physics A.A.

Complete your first two years of college at IRSC, and you’re guaranteed the right to transfer as a junior to a Bachelor’s Degree program at a Florida public university—or continue in a Bachelor’s Degree program at IRSC.

Career Coach Employment Outlook

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