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Physics Department

Welcome to the Physics Department!  The physics department serves a variety of students pursuing careers in not only physics but also chemistry, biology, health care, and engineering.  Our mission is to provide our students with a strong theoretical foundation in physics as well as practical experience with scientific methodology and equipment.  Our mission also includes the following:

  • Prepare students for transfer to competitive four-year universities.
  • Train students to think analytically, to reason logically, and to solve complex problems systematically.
  • Empowers students to make decisions in a world that is increasingly dominated by science and technology.
  • Provide a learning environment that inspires students and nourishes their curiosity.

To learn about the courses we offer, please visit our Course Descriptions page. To learn about the people in our department, please visit our Faculty and Staff page.

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