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Why Physics?

The American Physical Society (APS) and University of California at San Diego answer this question well.


  • taps into your innate curiosity
  • is interesting and exciting!
  • trains you to achieve a deeper understanding to all problems before attempting to solve them
  • is a versatile major
  • gives you useful skills for a variety of careers
  • gives you practical experience
  • has a department that you'll never get lost in
  • has the Physics reputation (this is a good reputation)
  • provides good salaries!
  • opens many doors to you in terms of a career

See what you can do with a Physics Degree and what you can do with a Materials Science Degree.

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