The Department of Physics and Environmental Science at St. Mary’s University offers several majors: Applied Physics, Physics and Environmental Science.
Applied Physics provides an instructional base in physics, engineering, mathematics and computer applications. Graduates are prepared to enter today’s high-technology marketplace.
Physics prepares students with a broad-based view of science, as well as the analytical tools necessary to tackle problems in many different fields.
The Environmental Science program gives students a strong foundation of scientific knowledge and professional skills enabling them to assess a variety of environmental issues and develop and implement solutions.
St. Mary’s University believes that the hands-on experiences of students in both internships and research is an important part of developing prepared and well-rounded graduates.