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In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the ACT or SAT test is optional for prospective students applying for Fall 2020 to join the St. Mary’s University freshmen class of 2024.
Along with technical courses, students in the Applied Physics program benefit from our liberal arts curriculum which includes courses in English, social science, philosophy, theology, speech and foreign languages.
- Discrete Math Structures
- Modern Physics
- Quantum Mechanics
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Applied physics is a great vehicle for entry into a wide range of positions in both the public and private sectors and is perhaps the best preparation for careers in general technology areas. It is ideally suited for up-and-coming areas, such as energy and nanotechnology.
An Applied Physics degree is a route to many career possibilities, such as:
- Satellite Systems Engineer
- Material Scientist
- Laser Fusion Scientist
- Solar Energy Physicist
- Data Analytics
- Nanotechnology Research and Development