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Physics, B.A.

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Essex, MD, United States
Get the best of both worlds by combining rigorous physics training with the Christian liberal arts. A Physics program from Gordon College offers you the flexibility to take full advantage of opportunities at Gordon, including the options to double major, pursue a minor (or two), and study abroad. 
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Overview

The B.A. is also designed for students who plan to complete our 3–2 Engineering Program or secondary education degree, or who want to otherwise tailor their studies outside the physics major.

Why study the Physics program from Gordon College?

Physics is critical to understanding and advancing our world. As you prepare to develop groundbreaking technologies or push back the boundaries of physics, you will gain a deeper appreciation for the beauty, order and complexity of God’s physical creation. In the Gordon physics community, you’ll build supportive relationships with fellow students and professors, and participate in collaborative research with faculty in our state-of-the-art lab facilities. 

What careers can I pursue with a physics major?

About half of Gordon’s physics students go straight to graduate school, while others are hired by top companies in a variety of industries. Your educational experience can be customized to fit your vocational goals:

  • Graduate studies
  • Data analysis
  • Computer programming
  • Modeling and simulation
  • Government work
  • Teaching
  • And so much more

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introductory Physics 
  • Mathematical Methods in Physics 
  • Electronics 
  • Electronics Lab 
  • Modern Physics 
  • Modern Physics Lab 
  • Mechanics 
  • Mechanics Lab 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Schedule your admissions interview

Your admissions interview may be conducted by phone or Skype. The interview gives us a chance to get to know you better. To schedule an interview, email your admissions counselor three dates and times that are convenient for you. 

  • The $50 application fee has been waived for international applicants.
  • Send us your reference

Academic Reference

If you provided an email address for your academic references on your application, the Academic Reference form will be sent directly to that person. 

  • Mail your scores

a. Your official academic records

These must be received from all secondary school(s). 

b. Your SAT, ACT, TOEFL, or IELTS results.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38650 USD/year
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  • National

    38650 USD/year
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Living costs for Essex

  • 1369 - 2320 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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